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Learning Intention:
I can use different multiplication strategies to figure out the area of objects in my room.

Criteria:
-I have sketched a relatively accurate scale of the floor plan in my room.
-I have measured, using my base ten block, 5 or more items in my room.
-I have used multiple strategies such as:
-Using an array
-Expanded form
-Long form multiplication
-Doubling and halving
-Compatible numbers
-Breaking into smaller parts
-Front-end estimation
-A calculator to check
-I have shown my calculations
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