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Number Sense - Understanding Large Numbers, Like a Billion

Number Sense - Understanding Large Numbers, Like a Billion
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We've all read the book about how big a million is, but can you explain to your students how big a BILLION is? If you think you may have been eating breakfast a billion seconds ago, thing again. A billion seconds ago was in the late '60s! I start class by asking the students what was going on a billion seconds ago. This warm up can generate some excellent conversations. My class started talking about a googol on day, and I couldn't explain a googol without knowing that they first understood a million, billion, trillion, and so on. This was a wonderful conversation to have with middle schoolers! Many of them took it home and asked their parents at the dinner table...
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