Rounding to Nearest 100
This skill is notorious for being difficult to teach. If your student does have trouble with rounding please try the technique below the problem as we believe it is the most effective of all techniques out there. We detail it below the problem if you would like to try it with the worksheet practice. For these problems, 376 rounds up to 400. 485 rounds up to 500 and 995 rounds up to 1000. Of course, 500 stays the same since the number to the right of the hundreds place is a 0.
Round each number to the nearest 100.
|Rounding numbers is difficult for some students as they have a difficult time
remembering when to round up and when the number should stay the same. While there are a
number of tricks out there, we believe this one is the easiest and most effective.
are the steps to remember for rounding:
And there you have it - the three steps to successful and flawless rounding.