This engaging and open-ended lesson can be used with kids of various ages. If you teach older kids (upper elementary and middle school) this is the perfect introduction to adding and subtracting decimals.
Included in the download:
- Teaching tips, extensions and variations
- 4 lunch menus of varying degrees of difficulty
- Printable lunch plan budget worksheet
You may also want to combine this lesson with play money for a hands on, visual aid, especially if you’re teaching younger students.