This is an introduction to writing equations and/or proportions to solve percent problems (such as finding the percent of a number). Word problems are also included.
This lesson plan includes an opening activity, minilesson with guided steps through the process, examples, class activities and a worksheet for homework. Answer keys included.
Common Core standards included for Grades 6, 7 and High School: Algebra.
NOTE: You may need Equation Editor or MathType to make changes to some of the fractions.