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Surf for More Math

Lesson 1 - Estimating 50 Thousand


Use this activity to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about estimating 50 thousand. Students can try this activity on their own or in pairs.


Use numbers you know to estimate 50 thousand items.


Builds Upon

Student Book page 26


Instructions for Use

Fifty Thousand Pennies helps students visualize large numbers.

To use Fifty Thousand Pennies, read the information on the Web page.