This activity will help students practice subtracting decimals in a very practical and hands on way that incorporates a real life scenario.
Materials: Menus from different restaurants, pencil, random 'budget' for students to start with
1) Determine the amount of money to start with
2) Choose your own menu
*Feel free to choose different menus for different meals
3) Select items off the menu you want to purchase
4) Add the total
5) Subtract from the amount of money you started with
This game/activity can be used to supplement any of your place value decimal lessons. Use them with your small groups, use them as math game centers, use them as whole group games, etc.
*this game/activity will allow students to practice applying their knowledge of place value (decimals) in a way that is very practical and engaging!
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