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Games for Decimals

This 5-minute video highlights a grade 4 class using a game, Fill Two, to reinforce their understanding of decimals, specifically tenths and hundredths. Teacher Tiffani Poirier provides rationale and demonstrates implementation strategies. Downloadable support materials are included: lesson plan, game materials, teacher instructions, video transcript, and a SMART Board Notebook file.
Contributed by: Tiffani Poirier - Author, Teaching Channel - Publisher
Math TopicNumber Sense, Decimals, Fractions, Mathematical Practices, Mathematical Processes
Grade Level4, 5, 6+
Resource TypeActivity, Game, Lesson Plans, Video

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    • 3
      Good game
      By Uncle Bob on 03/14/2013 - 13:52
    • Nice idea to have a little competition because it fosters accountability, and that was a bit of a problem in the class shown. I'd also have the students present their cards along with their drawings. The students seemed to enjoy this game - support materials available.