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Dominant Traits in Division (day 5 of 5)

Unit 8: Exploring Rational Numbers
Lesson 6 of 20

Objective: SWBAT discover patterns in division that result in a repeating or a terminating decimal.

Big Idea: Students observe when and how division produces repeating and terminating decimals when dividing by 12.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, division, terminating decimals, repeating decimals, student led inquiry, pattern, rational numbers
  54 minutes
trying out some division
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