Based on the hit show Shark Tank, students will create a product and business plan to pitch to the "Sharks". This product comes complete with the student packet, certificate for students, questions/script for the sharks, and teacher hints for how to make this a hit!
All tasks within the project are connected to 6th and 7th grade CCSS math standards. "I Can" statements are provided in the student packet.
-Create a company name and product
-Determine the cost per product to make
-Determine other possible costs
-Decide on a selling price to make a profit
-Use an equation to find profit
-Determine profit margin using a ratio
-Graph data and sales
-Find mean, median, mode, and range of data
-Make inferences about data
-Use proportions to find % equity or investment totals
-Create a pitch to present to the sharks