Lesson Plan

Schools Breakfast Week

Students will research different prices for items in a recipe for Schools Breakfast Week.

Students will be able to... find prices for items in a recipe.

English Language Arts
Grades 9 – 12
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Hook/Attention Getter

Activity: Other — Listening

-Ask students to remember what we have learned about during this week's lesson (Schools Breakfast Week)

-Tell students that they will be doing some research today to find different prices for items in a recipe

-Remind students of how to log onto the computers (Username: firstinitiallastname, Password: ****)


Student Instructions

-Students sit at their spots at the whole-group table and listen to the teacher give instructions

2 Direct Instruction

Activity: Reading

-Instruct students to which computer they are to go to

-Give students the recipe sheet of items to research (Simplified Version and Regular Version)

Student Instructions

-Students should follow directions with little to no prompting from the teacher or assistant

-Students will log on to the computers with little to no prompting from the teacher or assistant

3 Independent Practice

-Help specific students with varied amount of support

  • P: Heavily supported from a teacher or an assistant
  • T, G, & J: Mildly supported from a teacher or assistant
  • M: Slightly supported ONLY if he self-advocates and asks for help
  • MM, C, & CC: Independent 
Student Instructions

-Students will use the Fast Lane online shopping website to search for the items on the recipe

-Once they find the item and its price, they will write it down on the recipe next to the item

4 Wrap-Up

Activity: Presenting

-Students will then go to the Padlet link (sent out to their emails) to answer the following questions:

  • What item cost the most on their list?
  • What item cost the least on their list?
  • How much money do you think we should bring to the store to make sure we have enough for all the items we need to buy?
Student Instructions

-Students will answer the comprehension questions on the Padlet link