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Footprints: Take a Step into Estimation

Compare sizes of student footprints with those of elephants and sauropod dinosaurs! Upper graders make estimations of the areas of irregular shapes; students use grids to make and explain estimates within low and high ranges.

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Resource Details

Grade
3rd - 6th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
3 hrs
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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Included Materials
  • Vocabulary

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