The projects on this estimation and computation menu teach the following concepts:
place value, addition of multi-digit numbers, subtraction of multi-digit numbers, multiplication of multi-digit numbers, estimation and probability.
This menu was created and used for a fifth grade math class. However, it can be adapted for grades 3-8. The purpose of the menu is to enrich student learning by giving them hands on experiences with the content. The projects ensure that the students are able to apply their knowledge of a concept. The menu incorporates different types of projects to reach diverse learning styles.