This product is designed to help fifth grade students gain mastery with comparing decimals and providing evidence to show they understand the concept. This task forces students to explain their thinking. Students will have to compare, subtract and analyze their decimal numbers in order to provide comparison facts in writing. There are 20 comparison decimal problems for students to solve and explain.
The Common Core State Standards used in this lesson are:
5.NBT.3, 5.NBT.3b, and 5.NBT.7
An explanation of the task is provided for teachers as well as a full-size answer key for each page.
I am confident your students will have a great time learning how to compare decimals and be able to explain their thinking.
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