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Summer Fun and Games with the Newspaper

summer-funRound Up

Find 10 or more numbers in the newspaper. Round off each number to the nearest 10. If the number is more than 100, round off to the nearest 100 as well.

BIG Numbers

Have students find ten five-digit numbers in the newspaper. Next, have them write the numbers from smallest to largest, and then again from largest to smallest. Have older students multiply the numbers, and have younger students add the numbers. As an extra challenge, have students write out their numeric answers in words.

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