Lesson Plan

Big Spenders

Get ready to do some shopping! In this lesson, students will learn about subtracting 100 from multiples of 100 when making big purchases.
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Learning Objectives

Students will be able to subtract 100 from multiples of 100.

The adjustment to the whole group lesson is a modification to differentiate for children who are English learners.
EL adjustments

Introduction

(5 minutes)
  • Write the following numbers on the board: 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700, 800, 900 and 1,000.
  • Ask students what these numbers have in common.
  • Explain that all of these numbers are multiples of 100. This means that 100 two times is 200, three times is 300, etc.

Beginning

  • Provide students with a video of someone counting by multiples of 100 up to 1,000 in their home language (L1).
  • Guide students to point to and say the multiples of 100 up to 1,000 in English.

Intermediate

  • Have students explain what multiple means to an elbow partner.
  • Challenge students to list the multiples of 100.