Percent - Estimating Percentages - An Introduction
This unit is an excellent introduction to the concept of percent. Students practice their percentage estimating skills with visual graphics and manipulatives. By the end of this assignment, students will have an excellent conceptual understanding of percent. This provides students with a great foundation in their understanding of percent.
Note: This package can be effectively used as an introduction to a unit on percent. This will segue into calculating with percent (conversions, sales tax, comparisons, etc.).
These lessons are designed to cover a 2-3 day span. Included are bonus activities that supplement the lessons and would compliment the learning.
This package contains extensive teacher instructions, student samples, bonus activities, a template and worksheets.