problem solvers: solutions: Field day
April 2013, Volume 19, Issue 8, Page 474
This department showcases students’ in-depth thinking and work on previously published problems. Embedded in the Field Day problem is the big idea of place value. Students explore the scenario of organizing pinnies (scrimmage vests) into bundles of ten, making it easier to distribute them to eight teams participating in a field day.
Numbers and Operations
Problem Solving / Problem Posing