Birthday Party Budget: Excel Exercise

Birthday Party Budget: Excel Exercise
Familiarize students with the basics of a budget. In this lesson, students learn how to use a spreadsheet to calculate party expenses. This computer activity requires the Microsoft Excel® computer application.

Grade Levels: 4 - 8

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Step-by-Step Spreadsheet Activities for Microsoft Excel®
Joan Marie Brown

Spreadsheet Activities for Microsoft Excel features step-by-step instructions for writing formulas, using functions, creating charts, and determining budgets. Your students will learn about the many different ways they can use spreadsheets as they track grades, graph data, and solve math problems. Many of these interesting lessons are easy to modify and align to your specific curriculum.
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