Building a Square Garden

Resource ID#: 119744 Type: Original Student Tutorial
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General Information

Subject(s): Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 3
Intended Audience: Students
Keywords: area, square unit, unit square, square, square units, measurement, unit squares, interactive, mathematics, gardens, gardening, tutorials, elearning, e-learning
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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