Teaching rounding

Discover proven techniques and activities to help students grasp the concept of rounding in math. Enhance your teaching skills and make learning fun with these top ideas for teaching rounding.
Instead of using tricks and shortcuts, teach rounding to 3rd grade and 4th grade students in a way they will actually understand. Using scaffolded number lines and building your upper elementary students' place value skills will help students be better able to round to the nearest tens and hundreds place. 4th Grade Maths, Rounding 3rd Grade, Teaching Rounding, Math Strategies, Rounding Lesson, Math Round, Teaching Math Strategies, Math Intervention, Rounding Activities

Instead of using tricks and shortcuts, teach rounding to 3rd grade and 4th grade students in a way they will actually understand. Using scaffolded number lines and building your upper elementary students' place value skills will help students be better able to round to the nearest tens and hundreds place.

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Susie Stephens
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Do you start the year by teaching about place value and rounding? It's pretty common. Lots of teachers in our teacher Facebook groups have been struggling with teaching rounding strategies. I thought it would be a great opportunity to share some of the strategies that I used in my classroom. Ditch the

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Erin Castillo
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My daughter came home with a rounding worksheet… she struggled with it. Creating number lines did not help, because she wasn’t sure how to plot the numbers. So, I created these number charts to give her some extra help. We practiced for about 10 minutes, and she responded well to the activity. She said the […]

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Alicia Miller
Find out three easy, hands on games for practicing rounding numbers. These games will work for rounding to the nearest ten and hundred… Maths Centres, 4th Grade Maths, Math Games, Math Centers, Math Number Sense, Math Stations, 2nd Grade Math, Math Activities, 4th Grade Math

Rounding and estimating was always a harder concept for my new 3rd graders. We usually started off the year with place value and rounding was part of that. I used the "rounding rhyme" and that helped some kiddos. I used number lines and helped more of them. We did it over and over. But, let's face it, it's a little on the boring side. So here are 3 games that will hopefully spice up rounding practice for your students! When I used math games in my classroom I almost always modeled the game…

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