Instructional Activity# Distance between Hurdles

Lesson 14. Unit 5. Grade 6 Open Up Resources

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This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 14, Unit 5, Grade 6. This is the first of two activities using a sporting context. Students use arithmetic with decimals to study the 110-meter hurdle race. The first question prompts students to draw a diagram to capture and make sense of all of the given information. The second prompts them to find the distance between hurdles.