# Real life math

You can use grocery store flyers to teach and practice math skills in the classroom. Wonderful ideas here!

Word problems, especially multi-step problem solving, is tricky for and grade students. This activity focuses on a single story problem each day to help students build strategies and prepare for standardized tests. Fun facts have been added

### Classroom Grocery Math - Cool idea for teaching money and simulating real life experiences with math. - Can divide decimals to determine unit price or can multiply decimals to buy multiple of an item

### One of the many sites now creating real world Math lesson plans. This site is the best I've come across, and each lesson comes with an accompanying student handout and sliderocket presentation complete with video and associated student notes.

Need some help teaching your kids to add and subtract decimals? This can sounds like an intimidating concept, but this open-ended lesson will challenge kids in a real-world concept. Kids will be highly enaged in this lesson because it's so relevant to their life. Grab the free printables with teaching tips.

### Variety of math video problems - current topics

Menu Math - The Autism Helper

Unit Rate: Real life math ~ Students use real prices on various products found in stores and use unit rates to determine the better deal. There are 5 product comparisons presented where student see the same product, but in a different size.

### Grocery Store Math - 16 unique lessons (canned goods, baking, breakfast, generic…

This is a personal finance project useful resource for students in a business class or any other subject area where simple math skills or real-life budgeting

### Menu Math - Menu + worksheets Love this real life Math

grade math unit in the spring, collaborate with Hammer!

### Give students real life math experiences with restaurant math task cards! Collect real menus to use with the cards. Then compare the value at various restaurants

BASIC MATH SKILLS * Functional and differentiated skill work that covers basic mathematics standards-aligned topics for grades this Basic Math Skills adapted work binder is the perfect addition to any elementary special education classroom.

Math Coach's Corner: Math IS Real Life. Read about mathematical adventures in remodeling! Includes ideas for classroom uses. Part of a monthly link up focusing on real world math.