Who doesn't like talking about food? Your students are no different. This activity is a practical, real-life experience that incorporates fractions, decimals and percentages. Your students will work in small groups planning a party for 20 of their closest friends. Their job is to stay under budget while ordering food for their party. Students will also apply their understanding of coupons and tax. Menus are included in the download. Everything you need for this lesson is included.
If you would like to edit anything in the activity, you have my permission as the download is editable to fit the needs of your students.
Estimated time is 1-2 class periods depending on length of class period and instructional level of the students. Be prepared for them to get excited when talking about food. Don’t we all?