Instructional Activity# Covering the Washington Monument

Lesson 1. Unit 9. Grade 6 Open Up Resources

Open Up Resources20 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 1, Unit 9, Grade 6. In this Fermi problem, students estimate the total number of tiles needed to cover the Washington Monument. Monitor for different approaches to solving the problem, and select students to share during the discussion.