Building Budgets: Calculating Percentages Related to Architectural-Project Budgets


  • Aug 7 2010 9:54 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about New York City's bid to host the 2012 Olympic Games. They then estimate budget allocations for such a proposal while practicing the calculation of percentages.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: History-Social Science, Mathematics, Calculus, Economics


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    Tool for: Parents, Teachers, Administrators


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Discussions