This is a comprehensive curriculum that can be used as your core math unit or as a supplement to a district curriculum. There are warm-ups that are related to decimals to get your students engaged and thinking, mini-lessons that teach effective models for multiplying decimals, independent or partner practice pages that are related to the mini-lesson, math center rotation guide, engaging math games, and 2 summative assessments! EVERYTHING YOU NEED to teach your students how to multiply decimals well!
Week 1: Multiplying whole number by decimal
Week 2: Multiplying whole number decimal by whole number decimal
Week 3: Multiplying decimal by decimal
2 Summative Assessments
The structure of the unit is the same each day, which helps your students to establish a consistent routine for the year. The protocol is as follows:
There are also slides created for math center rotations. The protocol is as follows (they can be used in many different ways):
Math Multiplication Game (requires only playing cards)
At Your Seat Work (Review of what was taught prior to math rotations)
Tech Time (Recommendations in Unit)
The unit includes 2 SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENTS, but you can use the independent practice for formative assessments. We hope you find these units to be very effective for your students!