Making math exciting through real life math is a great way to keep students engaged in learning. When you can tie in some financial literacy and project based learning, you've hit the trifecta! This download will help 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade elementary students plan a birthday party in a hands-on, differentiated way.
WHAT YOU GET:
• 30 student printables in PDF format
• 2 teacher direction pages
• 23 editable student pages (PowerPoint file)
HOW CAN THESE PUZZLES BE USED?
• as a real life math lesson
• as part of a unit on financial literacy
• for project based learning (PBL)
• after state testing
• during short weeks or the week before breaks
• as enrichment for gifted and talented students (GATE)
TEACHERS WHO HAVE USED THIS RESOURCE HAVE SAID:
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The actual download you will receive is a Zip file. From there you will have access to all 30 student pages via a PDF or the 23 editable files in a PowerPoint file.
The student pages include -
You will want to look through the entire resource before printing any pages. Based on the math needs of your students, you can choose to print out specific pages for an entire class or pages specific to individual needs. Or you can open the editable file and make the sheets work exactly the way YOU want them to!
Due to the various numbers in this download, . This is a very open-ended resource.
This download is great as a math project-based learning activity at any point during the school year. But, if you are looking for an engaging activity to do before a break or after state testing, then this download would be perfect!
I recommend meeting with students as they work through the worksheets. This way you can grade on the go, teach additional strategies, give tips, extend the learning for those who need it, reteach, and more.
Bring financial literacy and real life math to life for your second, third, fourth, and fifth graders with this great download. I'm sure your students will love it!
**THIS RESOURCE CANNOT BE USED TO CREATE OTHER RESOURCES FOR SALE. IT IS NOT A COMMERCIAL LICENSE, BUT ONLY FOR ONE TEACHER IN THEIR CLASSROOM OR HOMESCHOOL. THANK YOU FOR RESPECTING MY COPYRIGHT.
Thanks for looking!