# LESSON TITLE: University Tickets

# CURRICULUM AREA: Math

# GRADE LEVEL: 6 & 7

# ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

If each ACC school receives 875 tickets, what is the ratio of tickets to student population per ACC school?

# ACTIVITY SUMMARY:

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.

# METHODS:

1.

Divide students into 12 equal groups.

2.

Assign a school to each group.

3.

Each group will find student enrollment at designated school.

4.

Write the ratio and percent for designated school.

5.

Compile data from all 12 schools.

# SUMMARY STRATEGIES:

1.

Report the information to the class.

2.

Allow students to check the info.

# RESOURCES:

1.

Each ACC school receives about 875 tickets.

2.

Enrollment for each ACC school (Computer access ACC.com).

# RE-TEACHING AND ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES:

Ratio of boys/girls at each ACC school.

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