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Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, EconomicsIn this EconEdLink lesson, students explore meat consumption statistics. Students recognize that meat consumption levels are of...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Time Value of Money

Grades: 6 to 12Subjects: Number Sense, History-Social Science, Mathematics, EconomicsIn this lesson, from EconEdLink, students explore the time value of money. Students are asked to consider the following scenario...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Markup Tutorial

Grades: 6, 8Subjects: Number Sense, Mathematics, Parts of a Whole (Fractions, Decimals & Percent)AAAmath.com math lesson. Learn, practice, play, explore.Contributor: CTAP Region 4Views: 0Favorites: 0## PBS Mathline

Grades: 8Subjects: Equations and Inequalities, Algebra & Functions, MathematicsThis activity builds on the population decay M&M activity, introduces NOW-NEXT or recursive equations, and uses calculators as a...Contributor: CTAP Region 4Views: 0Favorites: 0## The Card You Pick Can Save You Money

Grades: 7 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Economics, CalculusThis resource, part of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco Web site, is a pdf (Adobe Acrobat) file that explains how compa...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Let’s Go Shopping

Grades: 6, 8Subjects: Number Sense, Mathematics, Parts of a Whole (Fractions, Decimals & Percent)Lesson plan and worksheets from Technology Innovation Challenge Grant site. Students spend $500, determine discounts, convert pe...Contributor: CTAP Region 4Views: 0Favorites: 0## Earning a Profit

Grades: 3 to 8Subjects: Number Sense, History-Social Science, Mathematics, EconomicsThis reproducible worksheet, from an EconEdLink lesson, has students calculate the profit and loss of money-making ideas.Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Calculating Discounts

Grades: 8Subjects: Measurement & Geometry, Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability, Algebra & Functions, Mathematics, Parts of a Whole (Fractions, Decimals & Percent)Check the Roll ‘em archives for Percentage problems (Episode 3) Students follow along as their TV host (IQ) works through step-b...Contributor: CTAP Region 4Views: 0Favorites: 0## Simple and Compound Interest

Grades: 8Subjects: Number Sense, Mathematics, Parts of a Whole (Fractions, Decimals & Percent)An overview of interest. After reviewing some basic facts about interest and the way it is calculated, students link to other si...Contributor: CTAP Region 4Views: 0Favorites: 0## Q T Pi Fashions - Learning About Credit Card Use

Grades: 6 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, EconomicsIn this lesson, from EconEdLink, students learn the joys and dangers of using credit as they help Credita, the main character in...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Credit Quandaries

Grades: 5 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Economics, CalculusIn this PBS lesson, students learn how credit and credit cards work. After viewing a segment from the PBS special Affluenza, t...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Double or Not

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Addition & Subtraction, Algebra & Functions, MathematicsThis activity from Figure This!, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, is a problem solving challenge that has students deci...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Perplexing Percentages

Grades: 8Subjects: Number Sense, Mathematics, Parts of a Whole (Fractions, Decimals & Percent)Everyday real-world math challenge from Figure This! site for the classroom or for families to do together. Students must determ...Contributor: CTAP Region 4Views: 0Favorites: 0## How Much Does It Cost?

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Addition & Subtraction, Number Sense, Mathematics, CalculusIn this activity from Figure This!, reviewed for grades 6-8 by Illuminations, students explore the mathematics behind calculatin...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Compounding Calculator

Grades: 3 to 12Subjects: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Economics, CalculusUsing this interactive tool from The Mint, see how compound interest affects savings or investments. Enter the amount you wish t...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0## Play Ball

Grades: 6 to 8Subjects: Addition & Subtraction, Algebra & Functions, Mathematics, CalculusExamine the relationship of rate of change over time by determining which collector baseball will end up having the most value. ...Contributor: ThinkfinityViews: 0Favorites: 0