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Using a spreadsheet program, students calculate discounts and add sales tax to find out the total cost for a list of school items.

Application Exercises give students an opportunity to apply concepts they have learned in previous instruction. Work completed by a student will be graded through a variety of scoring options including participation and teacher assessment via rubric to provide flexibility with the type of grade sent to the Learning Management System (LMS) gradebook. Student work may include open-ended questions, correct/incorrect responses, a final product and/or self-assessment.

Teacher-Facing Resources

Type:Application Exercise

Estimated Time:45 minutes

Grades:6-8

Score Type:Mixed Graded

Work completed by a student will be graded through a variety of scoring options including participation, student self-assessment and teacher assessment via rubric to provide flexibility with the type of grade sent to the Learning Management System (LMS) gradebook. Student work may include opened-ended questions, correct/incorrect responses, a final product and/or a self-assessment

Available Language: English

Vocabulary: Algebra, Computation, Math, Percentages, Problem-solving, Spreadsheet Software

Subjects:

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Language Arts > Writing > Visual Aids Expository > Bold Italicized Headings LayoutConsumer Math

Mathematics > Applied Math > Finance > Consumer MathData Collection for Decision Making

Library Media > Information Technology > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision MakingData Collection for Decision Making

Technology Education > Digital Literacy > Student Use > Data Collection for Decision MakingMethods/Steps/Strategies

Mathematics > Process Standards > Computation > Methods/Steps/StrategiesOperations

Mathematics > Number Operations > Decimals > OperationsOperations/Multiplication

Mathematics > Number Operations > Money > Operations/MultiplicationPercents

Mathematics > General Mathematics > Word Problem Solving > PercentsProblem Solving

Technology Education > Information Technology > Student Use > Problem SolvingSpreadsheets

Library Media > Information Technology > Software Applications > SpreadsheetsSpreadsheets

Mathematics > Number Operations > Computation/Technology > SpreadsheetsSpreadsheets

Technology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > SpreadsheetsStudent Evaluation and Selection of Tools / Software for Task

Technology Education > Information Technology > Student Use > Student Evaluation and Selection of Tools / Software for TaskUse appropriate tools strategically

Mathematics > Process Standards > Common Core > Use appropriate tools strategically