# Distributive Property, Day 1

Unit 3: Using Multiplication to Find Area
Lesson 11 of 12

## Big Idea: Children need to move from the manipulative expressions of the distributive property into the mathematical equations eventually. This lesson is the first step in leading them to that goal.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, Geometry, area model, Critical Area
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### Michelle Marcus

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