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 Author: Courtney Karr System: Lawrence County School: Lawrence County Board Of Education

General Lesson Information
 Lesson Plan ID: 33034 Title: Let's Go Shopping Overview/Annotation: Students will be given a task card stating how to spend a certain amount of money. Students must look through sale papers, find the items to purchase, add the totals, multiply quantities, subtract from the total, and write a check to purchase the items.This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.

Associated Standards and Objectives
Content Standard(s):
 MA2015 (4) 7. Read and write multi-digit whole numbers using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. Compare two multi-digit numbers based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and < symbols to record the results of comparisons. [4-NBT2] MA2015 (4) 9. Fluently add and subtract multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm. [4-NBT4]

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Primary Learning Objective(s):

Students will be able to

• compute addition, multiplication, and subtraction problems including decimal amounts
• calculate total sums
• write number in word form

Preparation Information
 Total Duration: 31 to 60 Minutes Materials and Resources: Shopping Spree Directions, Task Cards, Order Form, Pretend Blank Checks, Pencils, Sale Papers Technology Resources Needed: Document camera or projector Background/Preparation: Teacher:Check links prior to lesson to make sure they are working properly on the device you will be usingCollect Sale papers prior to this lessonStudents:Should have experience adding and subtracting money and writing numbers in word form

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