Illuminations: Inch by Inch

In this lesson, students use a ruler to represent various fractions as lengths.

This lesson builds on the work done in the previous lessons with as students use a standard instrument to measure a variety of items, including items which can be measured to the nearest half and quarter of an inch.


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Math Topics
Fractions & Decimals, Measurement & Time
K-6, Educator
4th Grade, 5th Grade

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