Shopping and food

Sugar in a soft drink- TES

Resource A fun multiplication/division by 10 activity that also incorporates percentages. It links to PSHCE and encourages children to explore the amount of sugar in popular drinks in order to make comparisons. Lots of fun!

Shopping and Food

Website Interactive buy items and work out the cheapest.

Shopping and Food

Website Help Chef Straordinario make the pizzas for his restaurant, work as fast as you can against the clock and then add up the bills for the customers.

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan Children have to colour in appropriate fractions according to the pizza order using a colour coded key for different pizza types. Then they have to draw the pizzas themselves, dividing them into the appropriate number of pieces. Halves, thirds, quarters, sixths and eighths.

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan This is a worksheet that outlines a task where students have to design a weeks worth of fruit and vegetable portions within a set amount of money. It reinforces the idea of 5 a day. It works well as a lesson starter or longer investigation and I have used it with pupils in both Key Stages 2 and 3.

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan Price list and associated addition and subtraction word problems to practise written calculation methods and calculations with money for top set Y3. HA are 2 step problems while LA are mainly 1 step problems. All sheets are easily adaptable to change prices and names as appropriate.

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan Can be used for lots of different activities. I've used the same menu for making amount using coins, for converting pounds to pence and for teaching column addition. Can also create lots of word problems, including finding change from £5/ £10 etc.

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan Maths in Real Life. Children to adjust a recipe so that all people in the class are included, compile a tally char of favourite toppings, create a shopping list etc

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan My class really enjoyed the Chocoholic song on the sing up website. This Powerpoint and notebook file and related worksheets support the song about sharing chocolate.

Shopping and Food

Lesson plan Sheet asking children to calculate the time a cake will be cooked according to the time it went in the oven. This example asks children the time after half an hour but can be edited to suit older/younger children if necessary.