Place Value System

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Without a way to give value to numbers, they would just be a random collection of digits. In this lesson students will be able to read and write numbers using place values with rational numbers. Students will practice problems with and without decimals.

Place Value System Lesson Plan Includes:

  • Full Teacher Guidelines with Creative Teaching Ideas
  • Instructional Content Pages about Place Value System
  • Hands-on homework activities giving students practice on comparing and contrasting Place Value System
  • Answer Keys
  • Common Core State Standards
  • Many Additional Links and Resources
  • Built for Grades 4-6 but can be adapted for other grade levels.

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Description

Without a way to give value to numbers, they would just be a random collection of digits. In this lesson students will be able to read and write numbers using place values with rational numbers. Students will practice problems with and without decimals.

  1. Begin by explaining to students that without a way to give value to numbers, they would just be a random collection of digits.
  2. While reading the content pages, reinforce vocabulary and give students additional examples of place value problems in order to help them practice the new vocabulary. Use the additional resources to enhance understanding.
  3. Introduce the notes on the place value system. Have students practice problems with and without decimals.  Use the additional resources to enhance understanding.
  4. Have students practice problems while repeating the place names out loud.
  5. Follow Activity page with students. Have students work as a class or in small groups.
  6. Distribute Practice page. Check and review the students’ responses as a class.
  7. Distribute the Homework page. Have students share a few problems at the beginning of the next class to reinforce the vocabulary.
  8. In closing, ask students to repeat the place value names going to the left and to the right of the decimal.
  9. Allow for responses and discussion.

Common Core State Standards: 

CCSS.Math.Content.4.NBT.A.1

CCSS.Math.Content.5.NBT.A.1

None for Grade 6

Class Sessions (45 minutes): 1 class

Additional Resources:

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Additional information

Grade Level

4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

Subject

Math