3-Act Task: Counting Coins

This 3-Act Task involves skip counting by twos, fives, and tens in order to determine the value of a collection of coins.

Act One

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What did you notice?  What do you wonder?

What questions come to your mind?

What is a reasonable estimate?

Act Two

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What information do you need to know in order to answer the question?

Act Three

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What was the solution?

How does your solution compare to your estimate?

Three Acts Recording Sheet