In this reasonable answers instructional activity, students solve the word problems by comparing numbers and finding the most reasonable answer for each set of numbers.
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Reasoning About Multiplication and Area
How are area and multiplication related? It turns out that they are one in the same. Use a performance task to assess third grader's ability to reason about area using tiling and multiplication. They must demonstrate their ability to...
3rd Math CCSS: Designed
Estimate Answers to Problems Involving Fractions Using Area Models
Smart mathematicians estimate answers to get a sense of whether their calculated answers make sense. Find out how to do this with area models in the first of five videos dedicated to assessing the reasonableness of word problem answers...
5 mins 4th - 6th Math CCSS: Designed