teaching rounding so your 3rd grade and 4th grade students actually understand - with open number lines and place value understanding

Teaching Rounding So Students Actually Understand

Teachers use all sorts of tricks to teach students how to round – tricks like rollercoasters, chants, step-by-step anchor chart instructions, underlining digits, and more. Teaching rounding using tricks is a short term solution, though. If you are having to use tricks in order for students to understand rounding, then your students are showing you that they have some gaps …