Playground percentages

Learning Material  |  Interactive Lesson

Help a town planner to design two site plans for a school. Assign regions on a 10x10 grid for different uses such as a playground, canteen, car park or lawn. Calculate the percentage of the total site used for each region. Use a number line to display fractions and equivalent fractions. This learning object is combination of two objects in a series.
1. Students represent fractions as parts of an array.
2. Students apply understanding of equivalent fractions.
3. Students convert from one type of written fraction to another, using percentages and tenths.
4. Students represent fractions as numbers on a number line.

Curriculum Information

K to 12
Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 5, Grade 6
Numbers and Number Sense
Educators, Learners, Students

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