LESSON TITLE: University Tickets
CURRICULUM AREA: Math
GRADE LEVEL: 6 & 7
If each ACC school receives 875 tickets, what is the ratio of tickets to student population per ACC school?
Students will find student enrollment for each ACC school and write ratios for all 12 schools.
ACTIVATING STRATEGIES: Students will use ratios to write percentages. Discuss the number of students at each university compared to number of students at middle school. Remind students that the schools in the ACC have different student populations.
Divide students into 12 equal groups.
Assign a school to each group.
Each group will find student enrollment at designated school.
Write the ratio and percent for designated school.
Compile data from all 12 schools.
Report the information to the class.
Allow students to check the info.
Each ACC school receives about 875 tickets.
Enrollment for each ACC school (Computer access ACC.com).
RE-TEACHING AND ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES:
Ratio of boys/girls at each ACC school.