Decimals & Fractions: Making Connections with Manipulatives and Models

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Students explore the relationships between whole numbers, fractions, and decimals using familiar models—money and base-ten blocks. This 74-page unit contains too many resources to adequately describe here! Seriously. Download the preview for details about all of the materials and resources along with 13 pages of instructional notes!

☀️ 2 place value mats (money and base-10 blocks)

☀️ Student instruction cards for 13 different workstation activities

☀️ Workstation cards for money amounts to use with the money place value mat

☀️ Fraction/decimal cards to use with the base-10 block place value mat

☀️ 21 sets of cards showing 4 representations (decimal, mixed number, expanded form, model) of each number (84 cards total)

☀️ Bingo game with 12 different boards for whole class or workstation use

☀️ I Have/Who Has game for whole class or workstation use

☀️ A flexible performance assessment for representing numbers in multiple ways

☀️ 4 number charts for exploring hundred chart-type patterns with both whole numbers and decimals

☀️ Grid paper for creating pictorial models

DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW FOR TEACHING NOTES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF ALL THE ACTIVITIES!

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STANDARDS ALIGNMENT

TEKS MA.4.2.E—Represent decimals, including tenths and hundredths, using concrete and visual models and money.

TEKS MA.4.2.F—Compare and order decimals using concrete and visual models to the hundredths.

TEKS MA.4.2.G—Relate decimals to fractions that name tenths and hundredths.

TEKS MA.5.2.A—Represent the value of the digit in decimals through the thousandths using expanded notation and numerals. (NOTE: This resource only goes to hundredths, but support this standard)

TEKS MA.5.2.B—compare and order two decimals to thousandths and represent comparisons using the symbols >, <, or =. (NOTE: This resource only goes to hundredths, but support this standard)

CCSS 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 and 1/10 of what it represents in the place to its left.

CCSS 5.NBT.A.3a—Read and write decimals to thousandths using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form. (NOTE: This resource only goes to hundredths, but support this standard)

CCSS 5.NBT.A.3b—Compare two decimals to thousandths based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and < symbols to record the results of comparisons. (NOTE: This resource only goes to hundredths, but support this standard)

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
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 and 1/10 of what it represents in the place to its left.
Read, write, and compare decimals to thousandths.
Read and write decimals to thousandths using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form, e.g., 347.392 = 3 × 100 + 4 × 10 + 7 × 1 + 3 × (1/10) + 9 × (1/100) + 2 × (1/1000).
Compare two decimals to thousandths based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and < symbols to record the results of comparisons.

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