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AdministratorOctober 26, 2020 at 6:25 am
So true! That struggle to read a ruler often stems from students not spending enough time measuring with non standard units and doing so concretely (such as creating a concrete ruler out of linking cubes). They get tripped up on counting the “ticks” on the ruler rather than the “spaces between” ticks, etc.