Intro to Decimals
Students will understand the value of decimals through working with the number line and practicing greater than and less than.
Students have a basic understanding of decimals and decimal notation.
Students are familiar with number lines.
Differentiate your instruction by grouping your students by their needs and choose the most effective activity for each group
Challenge Your Students
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