ERIC Number: EJ463140
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Making Connections with Estimation.
Lobato, Joanne E.
Arithmetic Teacher, v40 n6 p347-51 Feb 1993
Describes four methods to structure estimation activities that enable students to make connections between their understanding of numbers and extensions of those concepts to estimating. Presents activities that connect estimation with other curricular areas, other mathematical topics, and real-world applications. (MDH)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Estimation (Mathematics), Geography, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Strategies, Mathematical Applications, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Problem Sets, Problem Solving, Science Education, Social Studies, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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