This lesson covers Adding and Subtracting Decimals in a variety of contexts. Kids will experience both decimals as money and in other situations, decimals with the same places and with varied places, and problems that are just computational as well as word problems in a real-life situations. The variety of opportunities students have to practice really makes this lesson a gem!
The product includes:
-Teacher Lead Examples
-2 pages of Independent Practice (that gets progressively more difficult)
-Answer Keys for everything
This product is ideal for 5th grade (5.NBT.7), but could be used in 6th grade as a review lesson.
Love this lesson? Here are some more decimal lessons from The Number Diva:
-Intro to Decimals through the Tenths Place
-Decimals through the Thousandths Place
-Decimal Expanded Form
-Comparing and Ordering Decimals, Day 1: In Fraction Form
-Comparing and Ordering Decimals, Day 2: In Decimal Form
-Multiplying Decimals, Day 1: Reasoning About Decimal Placement
-Multiplying Decimals, Day 2: Using the Standard Algorithm
Or get the entire Decimal Unit here:
Fifth Grade Math Decimal Unit: 10-Days of No-Prep Lesson Materials
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