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Use Benchmark Fractions to Assess the Reasonableness of Answers to Problems Involving Fractions
4 mins 4th - 6th CCSS: Designed
Benchmark fractions are helpful when using estimation to predict a solution. Learners are asked to take a fraction expression and use common fractions to estimate the final answer. The answer is also solved using algebra, and the idea of...
Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
How tall is the Empire State Building? Lead your class through a collaborative estimation activity to determine the number of quarters it would take to reach the top and teach the following concepts: human capital, human resources,...
Study Jams! Estimate Sums & Differences of Whole Numbers
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Estimating is an essential skill used in everyday life. This presentation explains how to apply prior knowledge about rounding numbers to estimating sums and differences. Example problems and assessment include large numbers, making this...