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Dinosaurs have fascinated the world for centuries. Some were extreme carnivores that were enormous and incredibly deadly. Others were extreme oddballs with strange adaptations. Learn all about lesser-known dinosaurs like Spinosaurus, Concavenator, and Argentinosaurus as you practice comparing and rounding decimals. This informational text builds math content knowledge and literacy skills, and uses real-world examples to help students explore math in a meaningful way. Text features such as a glossary, a table of contents, an index, and detailed images will increase understanding and develop academic vocabulary.
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