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1.
Estimate how many candies are in the bag. ______________
2. Open your bag and count the candies. How many candies are in the bag? __________________
3. How far off was your
guess?__________________________
3. Group your candies
into sets by color. Write the total for each color:
______ green = G ______
red = R _____ blue = BL
______ orange = O ______ yellow = Y _____ brown = BR
4. Do these problems:
BL + BR = ________ Y + R = _______ O
+ BL = _________
O + G = ________ Y + BR = ______ G
+ BL = _________
R + G = ________ R
+ O = _______ BR + Y = _________
5. Put your candies in
front of you. Use them to solve these problems:
How many groups of four
can you make? _________
How many candies are left
over? ________
How many groups of two
can you make? _________
How many candies are left
over? _________
How many groups of five
can you make? _________
How
many candies are left over? __________
6.
Write a candy math word problem._____________________________
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_______________________________________________________________________.
7. Sort
and graph your candy by color.
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blue 
brown 
green 
orange 
red 
yellow 
8. What do you learn from your data? Use the words most and
fewest
in your answer. _______________________________________
_____________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________.
9.
Compare your answers with a friend.
What data is the
same? What data is different? _______________________________
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