Encourage students to explain the relationship between decimals and fractions to help them with future computations. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Area with Decimals and Fractions.
Make decimal comparisons! Your students will focus on comparing decimals and using necessary language to say their comparisons. Use this lesson by itself or use it as support for the Decimals, Decimals, Decimals lesson.
Our activities and worksheets will have your students converting from decimals to fractions and vice versa with ease. Visuals help children understand the relationship between decimals and fractions, as well as recognize common fractions as decimals. Real life scenarios make teaching decimals and fractions fun. If students are having trouble, you may want to review the basics of .
If upper-elementary students need help understanding the relationship between decimals and fractions, start here. From worksheets to help children master converting from fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions to entire workbooks for exploring parts of wholes, you will find a wide variety of resources for teaching decimals and fractions to kids. They’ll quickly learn that .75 is three fourths, .50 is one half, and .25 is one fourth. Students also learn how to think about money math in terms of decimals and fractions. Dollars and cents always make things more interesting. There are several visual exercises that will help students understand how decimals relate to fractions. An interactive lesson plan even has students learning more about decimals and fractions by analyzing their class and creating fractions and decimals.