Title: Becoming a Wise Consumer: Creating a Budget
In this lesson, students will learn how to become a wise consumer by creating a budget based on needs and wants. Students will create a weekly budget with a variable income using the interactive app MWB: My Weekly Budget available on iTunes. Other budgeting spreadsheets will be suggested.
Standard(s): [MA2015] (7) 3: Use proportional relationships to solve multistep ratio and percent problems. [7-RP3]