Performance Task – Ratio, Proportion, and Unit Rate – Dream Bakery
In Dream Bakery students use real recipes to practice using ratios, unit rates and converting measurement units. As bakers opening their own bakeries, they have to use proportion to scale recipes for opening day and then think about the prices to charge in order to make a profit.
What’s Included in this Performance Task:
Teacher Guide - The teacher guide provides helpful information about the lesson, including Common Core State Standards addressed and a sound bite you can use to get your students connected to the lesson.
Level 1 Activity - The activity sheets always start with repeated practice of a core skill matched to a Common Core State Standard, as set out in the Teacher Guide. Level 1 can be used on its own.
Level 2 Activity - Students build off of their activities in Level 1 and are required to integrate a different skill or set of skills with increasing complexity.
Challenge Activity - This is designed to require critical thinking skills and stretch students to reason with math and data to come to conclusions. These activities work well with students in pairs or small groups where they can discuss the math.
Finale Activities - Every activity sheet also includes a finale that you can use to extend the math lesson into another subject (usually ELA). These could be assigned in a second lesson or for homework.
Complete Answer Key - All answers to Level 1, Level 2, and Challenge Activities.
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