ERIC Number: EJ474915
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Strategies for Estimating Discrete Quantities.
Crites, Terry W.
Arithmetic Teacher, v41 n2 p106-08 Oct 1993
Describes the benchmark and decomposition-recomposition estimation strategies and presents five techniques to develop students' estimation ability. Suggests situations involving quantities of candy and popcorn in which the teacher can model those strategies for the students. (MDH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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