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# Scale Drawings

Unit 7: Geometric Figures
Lesson 1 of 14

## Big Idea: Scales are used all around us - maps, figurines, etc - this lesson allows students to understand how to work with scale drawings and models.

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Math, Geometry, scale drawings
60 minutes

### Heather Stephan

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