Skills: Place Value, Multi-digit Whole Numbers, Rounding to the Nearest 10's Place, Rounding to the Nearest 100's Place
File Type: PDF Document
Materials Needed: blank paper, pencil, deck of playing cards -or- number cards -or- index cards (30-40 per group to create their own number cards), document camera/whiteboard
Printable Resources: Optional: printable student game directions (1 copy per group)
Lesson Plan Description
This 1 hour math game addresses Numbers and Operations in Base Ten: place value rounding to the nearest 10s & 100s place. Students will demonstrate their understanding of rounding while playing a card game in pairs or small groups. This game challenges students to create 2-digit, 3-digit, and 4-digit numbers and round to either the nearest 10s place or 100s place. The student who makes the number with a greater value wins!
**The content of this lesson is derived from a portion of the Half Day Lesson Plan: Place Value; Rounding to the Nearest 10’s and 100’s Places. Purchasing both this 1 hour and the half day plan, will result in duplicated content.