by Lisa Stoll, Dripping Springs Elementary

Students will research the population of major cities in Texas to get a better understanding of the number Million. They will order and campare these numbers as they record and sort the population of these cities.

Introduction

Million - what is the definition of a million?

Before we get started let's read a few definitions for the word million:

wiktionary.org

WordNet Search

Wikipedia.org

 What does a million people look like?  What cities in Texas have a million people?  Do you live in a city with a million people?  

You will find out what cities in Texas have a million people then sort those cities from least to greatest.