How Big Is A Mile?

Unit 13: Area, Perimeter and More Measurement
Lesson 1 of 6

Objective: SWBAT use place value strategies to figure out how many times they would have to walk around the gym to equal one mile. They are introduced to the term perimeter.

Big Idea: How far do I have to walk in order to make 1 mile? What if I want to walk 2 miles? We can measure, add and figure it out.

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