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Students explore the concept of estimation. In this estimation lesson plan, students estimate the number of Lima beans and macaroni in a container. Students record their estimations. Students then take a scoop out of the container and count the number of items in the scoop. Students then estimate again the number of beans and macaroni in the container.

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3rd - 6th
Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
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