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Sales tax/interest

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From: cory <corster37@aol.com>
To: Teacher2Teacher Service
Date: Mar 09, 2007 at 08:14:21
Subject: Sales tax/interest

I teach 7th and 8th grade basic skills math. Assuming my students really don't know much about sales tax or interest, is there any interesting activity I could have them do with interest rates for banks to at least get them familiar with why interest rates are important? Or anything else I can get them to see on how interest is important or maybe bad at times? Thanks!

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