**
PERCENT LESSON PLAN**

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Teaching Materials**

Lesson
Activity:

- Discuss the base 10 number system
- ask for examples of base 10 in every day life
- ask how we would use a base 12 or other base system greater than 10 – what would the implications be?

- Introduce Percent
- discuss relationship to decimals and fractions
- talk about the scale 100 concept / hundredths

- Convert Percents to decimals
- work through examples
- go back and forth between the forms

- Convert Percents to fractions
- work through examples
- go back and forth between the forms

- Introduce word problems
- Discuss drawing diagrams and pictures to help clarify the problem
- Ask class for everyday examples of percent problems
- work through lots of examples

**Assessment/Evaluation**

Have students complete the worksheet. A passing grade is 70% or greater.

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