Unit 6, Lesson 6# Decompose flat shapes into two or more shapes.

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In this lesson, students explore how to decompose a flat shape into two or more flat shapes. For example, students find that a rectangle can be decomposed into two triangles, two squares, or even a square and two smaller rectangles. Students record their explorations by drawing the hidden shapes within a larger shape.