# Teaching decimals

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Interactive notes for teaching decimals using models. 5.NBT.A.3, 5.NBT.A.3a, 5.NBT.A.3b

Here is a FREE Decimal Teaching Resource Kit. Decimals can be a tricky subject to grasp if you don’t have a good understanding of place values.

Fractions Decimals and Percents puzzles!! - If you put it on a clear plastic square, the picture on the back will be complete. (I guess I would need 2 pieces of plastic for each puzzle, solve on one side sandwich with second piece, and flip!)

Here's a nice chart for helping students understand how to order decimals.

Sixteen pages of printable cards, showing equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages. Use them on a classroom display board or for a range of practical Maths activities!

Place value display

Score sheets, a deck of cards, and pencils are all that are needed for this fun decimal place value game!

Place Value Toss is one of my favorite games to play when teaching and reviewing place value. It's hand on, engaging, and the kids love it. You can read all about how to play it on my blog.

Teaching decimals can be enough to set a kid's hair on fire. Once they are confused, it's pretty tricky to set the ship right again. Sometimes what is needed is to just start over with step-by-step lessons that clear the cobwebs, and let understanding shine through! These six tips, teaching video and game links are sure to help wheather you are just introducing decimals, or need to do an intervention!

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