Exercises

Decimals

In this unit, students will build on their understanding of decimals by working with numbers that include decimals in tenths, hundredths and thousandths place. Adding, subtracting and rounding with decimals will enable them to apply the strategies in new ways and enhance their understanding of the base-ten number system.
This lesson includes 5 printable learning activities.

Addition with decimals seems less daunting while on a water rafting adventure! In the game Water Rafting: Adding Decimals, children will have plenty of opportunities to practice this fifth grade math skill while racing their Brainzy friends down the river. This digital game is a fun way to get comfortable working with decimals while also boosting mental math skills.

Addition with Decimal Numbers to the Tenths Place

Show students how to add decimal numbers to the tenths place with this interactive exercise.

Addition with Decimal Numbers to the Hundredths Place

Enhancing students’ competency with decimal numbers to the hundredths place is a simple matter of assigning them this exercise.

Addition with Decimal Numbers to the Thousandths Place

Showing students how to add decimal numbers to the thousandths is a snap when you take advantage of this easy to use exercise.

Decimal Subtraction to the Tenths Place

This exercise will teach students just how to keep their numbers straight when practicing subtraction with decimals to the tenths place.

Decimal Subtraction to the Hundredths Place

Students will be able to work with two digits to the right of the decimal after completing this exercise that shows students how to subtract down to the hundredths place.

Decimal Subtraction to the Thousandths Place

This exercise on subtraction to the thousandths place will fine tune students’ attention to detail.

Rounding Decimal Numbers to the Nearest Tenth

Teach students how to simplify math problems by rounding decimal numbers to the tenth with this exercise.

Rounding Decimal Numbers to the Nearest Hundredth

Help students take their attention to detail in math problems one step further with this exercise that teaches how to round decimal numbers to the nearest hundredth.

Rounding Decimal Numbers to the Nearest Thousandth

When students start to get a little lost in the details, help them simplify problems involving decimals with the ability to round to the nearest thousandth.