# Numbers: Rounding and estimating

Rounding a number makes it easier to work with. This can be especially useful when dealing with decimals.

## Quick tips for tutors

Rounding and estimating includes:

- Information about rounding and estimating - what, why, when and how
- Strategies for rounding up and down
- Key vocabulary used when describing the process of rounding and estimating
- Practical examples of rounding and estimating in every day contexts
- Activities to practise rounding and estimating