This project allows students to show their skills for unit pricing, unit conversions and temperature conversions in a fun way. Students get to go out and buy ingredients, bake some sort of food using a recipe, find out the price for one portion and convert to different units of measurement.
WA 10.10: Apply proportional reasoning to solve problems involving unit pricing and currency exchange
WA 10.3: Demonstrate using concrete, and pictorial models, and symbolic representations, understanding of measurement systems including:
- The Système International (SI)
- The British Imperial system
- The US customary system.