Open-ended Math projects challenge students to come up with different solutions to problems - there is no one right answer.
In this project students must purchase supplies for a Halloween party with a budgeted amount of money and decorate the Haunted House with their purchases. Extension ideas included.
Concepts covered include: addition, subtraction and multiplication of money.Critical thinking is required!
My class loves open-ended projects and are always asking for more. I hope you enjoy them too. There are several other types of open-ended project available in the store.
The Pumpkin Patch Contest
Open-ended Math Projects Bundled Set
Open-ended Math Projects Bundle 2
If you are unfamiliar with this type of learning you may want to look at the freebie project Terrific Tortoise to see what an open-ended project looks like.