In this Core Maths task students are asked to create a budget plan for a mobile phone company covering the manufacturing, marketing and staffing costs. You may also want to see the Budgeting and foreign exchange Core Maths resource.
Budgeting: Lesson plan
The teacher guidance includes suggestions for warm-up activities, detailed activity notes and suggested scaffolding and extension tasks.
Budgeting: Student template
This Excel file contains a possible template for students to use when completing the task.
This Excel file contains a model student answer.