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 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.

## 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.