Cover image for Let's estimate : a book about estimating and rounding numbers / by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Edward Miller.
Title:
Let's estimate : a book about estimating and rounding numbers / by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Edward Miller.
Title Variants:
Let us estimate
ISBN:
9780823436682
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Holiday House, 2017.

©2016
Physical Description:
32 pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm
Audience/Reading Level:
Ages 6-10.

Grades 4-6.
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Summary

Summary

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. 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 a concise, engaging text. Filled with simple examples and explanations, Let's Estimate will have kids estimating like pros!


Author Notes

David A. Adler was born in New York City. He attended Queen's College in New York City and later, earned an MBA in Marketing from New York University.

He writes both fiction and non-fiction. He is the author of Cam Jansen mysteries and the Andy Russell titles. His titles has earned him numerous awards including a Sydney Taylor Book Award for his title "The Number on My Grandfather's Arm," "A Picture Book of Jewish Holidays" was named a Notable Book of 1981 by the American Library Association and "Our Golda" was named a Carter G. Woodson Award Honor Book.

(Bowker Author Biography)