Reflection: Student Ownership Estimating Double Digit by Double Digit Multiplication - Section 1: Core Lesson: Extending What We Already Know About Estimation

 

This lesson is richly filled with thinking and practice. Students generated their ideas based on their prior knowledge and then I was able to instruct. Those who were struggling at first were doing well by the end of the class today. These are my thoughts about getting students to think deeply and this lesson.

  Student Ownership: Constructivist Approach Using Prior Knowledge
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Estimating Double Digit by Double Digit Multiplication

Unit 13: Multiplication Unit
Lesson 15 of 19

Objective: SWBAT estimate a double digit by double digit multiplication product.

Big Idea: This is a straightforward lesson that begins by tapping into student's critical thinking and reasoning about why we estimate; therefore how would we go about this?

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, multiplication, Double Digit Estimation, student accountability
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