## Reflection: Real World Applications Rose Garden: Convert Customary Measurement - Section 3: Independent Practice

In this lesson, I've provided a real-world problem with fencing. I've included perimeter, which is not necessarily a tested standard, but it is a foundational skill. I wanted to prepare my students for solving multi-step problems by providing a paragraph starter with fill in blanks. Students must use quantitative reasoning in Part B to support their answer. Since my students felt like they'd already done most of the work in Part A, Part B was "easy" for them.

Fencing Around It
Real World Applications: Fencing Around It

# Rose Garden: Convert Customary Measurement

Unit 5: Measurement
Lesson 7 of 16

## Big Idea: Help Jaime before her roses get destroyed! Figure out how many yards of fencing she'll need, and how much money she'll need to spend, to fence in her beautiful rose garden before the dogs trample it!

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### Jessica Field

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