Great Estimations

Great Estimations

Book - 2006
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How many jelly beans are on this book's cover? Don't count--estimate!

If someone handed you a big bowl of jelly beans, how would you figure out how many there are? You could count them, one by one--or you could estimate. Do you see more than five jelly beans? Less than a million?

This unique book will show you how to train your eyes and your mind to make really great estimations--by making estimating into a game. Jelly beans are just the beginning! This title has Common Core connections.

Great Estimations is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 2006.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780805074468
Call Number: 519.544 GOLDSTONE
Characteristics: p. ; cm.
Subjects: Estimation theory -- Juvenile literature.


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vernessa7 Jun 17, 2013

Teaches how to estimate things great by michael


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vernessa7 thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over


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