Students add, subtract, and multiply decimals while running their very own lemonade stand. Their goal, to earn enough money to buy the coveted Robot-tron.
Students find the cost of production, set a price, decide when to sell, and calculate their profit. Their every decision affects the final outcome.
* Gain familiarity of what goes in to starting a business.
* Engaging concept gives decimals meaning with everyday applications.
* Students work in groups to complete their goal.
*Can be easily differentiated, depending on the level or your students and your teaching goals.
**Great for beginning of the year review for those who have already learned decimals, team building, and getting to know group members.