       ESTIMATE MONEY DIFFERENCE LESSON PLAN ESTIMATION ACTIVITIES WORKSHEETS ELEMENTARY SKILLS PROGRAM COURSE BASIC TEACHING LEARNING SAMPLE EXAMPLE HELP WORK STUDENTS TEACHER CLASS EXERCISE ONLINE GUIDE ACTIVITY  Students learn basic consumer money math. # ESTIMATING DIFFERENCES WITH MONEY

Students will learn to estimate differences with money amounts.  Students will review what it means to estimate.

Teaching Objectives:

• Students will learn to estimate subtraction problems.
• Students will learn to estimate money amounts.
• Students will practice these skills.         ESTIMATING DIFFERENCES WITH MONEY LESSON PLAN

Teaching Materials

• Lesson - Estimating Differences with Money Lesson (see below for printable lesson).

Lesson Excerpt:

When we estimate a difference, we find an answer for a subtraction problem that is close to but not exact.

Estimating means that we find an answer that makes sense, but doesn’t involve exact computation.

Difference is a key word that means subtraction.

When we estimate a difference problem, we estimate a subtraction problem. We can estimate differences using different values. We can also estimate differences in problems that use money amounts.

Example  \$18.95 – \$2.97 = _____

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