Bright Idea

standard: 1.NBT.1, 1.NBT.4Download the Task

Act 1

Watch the video:

What do you notice? What do you wonder?

  • How many Skittles will fit inside the lightbulb?  Estimate.
  • Write an estimate you know is too high.  Write an estimate you know is too low.

Act 2

How many of each color Skittle


Act 3


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