Making models is a fun activity for people who like to build things. But, it isn't all fun and games. Models were originally created to solve problems and simplify complex ideas. Today, models are used by scientists, architects, and filmmakers. Whether you build as a hobby or for your next science project, creating models can be fun and educational.
This informational text builds math content knowledge and literacy skills, and uses real-world examples to help students explore math in a meaningful way as they learn how to multiply decimals!.
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