Real-life Unit Rate Activity for middle school math broken down step-by-step. Reinforces procedure to find the unit rate of three student chosen items from any grocery store advertisement. Students love unit rates because of the relevancy!

This could very easily become a Better Buy project that would compare products by the unit rates to determine the best buy, making it even more relevant and real-world appropriate. Unit rates are a staple skill in math 6 and math

*Classroom roles (with "money" assigned) This teaches great real-world applicable lessons! Very extensive Class Economy Post!

the children keep a checkbook and pay fines for responsibilities they do not complete or other unacceptable the end of each quarter have an auction.

"Table Texting" is an interactive strategy you can use with any topic. Pose a higher-level question that encourages thinking among students. Great for upper grades.

Variety of TEACCH work task boxes to help promote student independent work. Great for students with autism and special needs.

Reality Check - Teens think about the lifestyle they intend to have as an adult. Once they make their decisions they'll learn what sort of income will be required to support that lifestyle.