Mr. Rodney

Target 1​

Lesson Type:

New

Number Operation

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Fractional Numbers

Identify, compare, and manipulate different types of decimals.

1:

Understand that decimals represent quantities that have a portion that is less than a whole.

2:

Read and write numbers in decimal notation.

3:

Understand that decimals are an extension of the whole number, base ten system.

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Vocabulary:

Decimal, Decimal Point, Tenths, Hundredths, Thousandths

Activities:

• Compared decimal numbers to currency, relating a dime to the tenth's place and pennies to the hundredth's place.
• Understood that values to the left of a decimal are whole numbers and values to the right represent the parts of a whiole.
• Discussed and explored the connection between fractions, division, and decimals, in that division is used to convert fractions into devimal notation.
• Practiced multiplying and dividing decimal numbers, as an extension of the previous class.
• Discovered that the process in computing with decimals isn't any different from computing with whole numbers, aside from the added placement of the decimal point.    Home Exploration

Guiding Questions: Absent Students:

Target 2

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Vocabulary:

Activities:    Home Exploration

Guiding Questions: Target 3

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Vocabulary:

Activities:    Home Exploration 