Students will work towards a goal of raising money through a bake sale.
7.EE.1,2 The students will be creating a business that sells a product they create and design. They will then use math to price and predict sales of their products.
A rich task to discover and practice how to find like terms and then simplify expressions.
In this lesson students will cement understanding of order of operations while seeing how this often boring math subject can relate to the rules and order we have to follow in life to accomplish even the most basic tasks.
Students will calculate quarterback passer ratings to determine which quarterback is better using algebraic substituting into equations.
Students will discover an equation that will allow them to calculate the cost of a cell plan with variables involved using algebraic concepts. Students will have to do research to discover the costs.
Students will design clothing and then use substitution into a preset equation to determine how much they should charge for their clothing.
7.EE.4 Students change messages into codes using algebra, and then crack the code to find out what the message says.