Today you are going to begin a Maths Investigation about money. You are going to use the images of the catalogue to find Christmas presents for 4 people. You will be buying for a girl aged 10, a boy aged 15, an adult female, an adult male and yourself. You will be allowed to spend up to $200 on each person and must buy at least 3 things for each person.

Success Criteria:

  • Find at least 3 items per person… you can only spend a maximum of $200 per person.
  • Record each item in a table with the cost.
  • Add up the cost of the items per person by using addition strategies.
  • Record your answers.
  • Add up the total amount that you have spent.