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#### Decimals on a Number Line

In this worksheet, students must place decimals on a number line by marking tenths or hundredths and plotting the point on the number line.

# Individual Practice

#### Number Line Cut & Paste

In this activity, students split into pairs and work together to cut out the decimal cards, label the number line and stick the decimal cards correctly along the number line.

# Pictures and Visuals

#### Decimal Number Line Quiz

In this activity, students answer an online quiz in order to practice plotting decimals on a number line.

# Individual Practice

#### Decimals Person Puzzle

In this activity, students will interpret decimals on a number line whilst also learning about the American military hero Humayun Khan!

# Real World Examples

#### Decimal War

In this War game, students compare decimal cards each round. The person with the largest decimal number captures the other card(s).

# Math Games

#### Decimal Math Man

In this activity, students play an online Pacman game to try and eat the ghost with the correct decimal as presented on the number line.

# Math Games

Teacher

Tips

Notice that students tend to confuse that numbers after a decimal place do not hold the same value as whole numbers.

Students sometimes misinterpret greater than and less than on the number line

Have students work together to correct each other’s work 