One of the chapter's coming up in the student's book is "Estimation." For this week of estimating fun I decided to have all the classes take part in a Jelly Bean guessing contest. There are eight groups and each one will get to see a jar semi-full with jelly beans and make a guess as to how many.
A worksheet will accompany this activity and the winner will receive the jar of beans to take home.
I've already counted them and so can quickly announce the winners. Just something fun I have added to this semester that I hope spices things up for the kids.