A 60 minute lesson in which students will apply knowledge of decimals and percentages to a real-world context.


Australian Curriculum alignment

Mathematics > Year 6 > Number and Algebra > Money and financial mathematics
Investigate and calculate percentage discounts of 10%, 25% and 50% on sale items, with and without digital technologies (ACMNA132)

Mathematics > Year 6 > Number and Algebra > Fractions and decimals
Multiply decimals by whole numbers and perform divisions by non-zero whole numbers where the results are terminating decimals, with and without digital technologies (ACMNA129)

Mathematics > Year 6 > Number and Algebra > Fractions and decimals
Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages (ACMNA131)