Warm Up - Play the estimation game by rounding to the nearest 10. Click the link below to play -
Main lesson - Recap on estimation from yesterday's lesson. Think about the questions below -
Q. What strategy could you use to get a more accurate estimation of an amount?
Q. Can you only estimate amounts of items?
Q. What else can you estimate?
Look at the powerpoint below on estimating calculations -
Now complete each estimation sheet in your books. Check your answers with the answer sheet once you have finished. How many did you correctly estimate?