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Let's Estimate: A Book About Estimating and Rounding Numbers (Paperback)
Partying dinos explain estimation in this entertaining introduction by a tried-and-true team of fun math book creators.
How much pizza do you need for a dinosaur party? If you don't know exactly, you have to estimate! This lively introduction to the mathematical concept of estimation is straightforward and fun. With brilliant clarity, DAVID A. ADLER explains what an estimate is and the difference between estimating and rounding. EDWARD MILLER'S colorful and energetic artwork offers the perfect accompaniment to concise, engaging text. Filled with graspable examples and simple explanations, Let's Estimate will have kids estimating like pros!
About the Author
DAVID A. ADLER is the best-selling author of many children's books, including Triangles,Circles, and many other math picture books.
EDWARD MILLER is a former children's book art director. He illustrates a variety of products for kids in addition to books. He lives in New York City.
"What's not to like about this guide to estimating and rounding numbers? . . . Never condescending, this friendly guide should be a worthwhile addition to school and public library shelves."—Booklist
"the value—and enjoyment—of rounding and estimating courses through it."—Kirkus Reviews