Powers of Ten Exponent Base 10 Scoot & Task Card practice is essential for helping students understand rigorous place value in the upper grades. Understanding our place value system is at times a mind boggling concept for our students, especially once they reach exponents. With Common Core Standards, 5th grade is the first place students are introduced to an exponent.
Common Core Alignment:
5.NBT.A.1 Recognize that in a multi-digit number, a digit in one place represents 10 times as much as it represents in the place to its right.
5.NBT.A.2 Use whole-number exponents to denote powers of 10.
5th graders have to be able to explain patterns in the number of zeros when multiplying a number by powers of ten and they have to use whole-number exponents to denote powers of 10.
The 44 cards in this unit review the 5 ways students should be able to identify powers of ten:
Standard Number Form
Standard Word Form
Expanded Multiplication Expression
Exponent in Word Form and
Exponential Form of Base 10
Use these cards for SCOOT, task cards, centers, small groups, exit tickets, or an assessment.
Includes base ten exponents from 10⁰ through 10¹⁰, recording sheet as well as a Base Ten Chart showing the 5 ways to identify the Powers of 10.
Perfect companion to my Common Core Powers of Ten Base Ten Exponent Matching Game/Go Fish Card Set
Common Core Powers of Ten Base Ten Exponent Card Set
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