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.
This lesson helps students break down the different components of a word problem with decimals so that English Learners can succeed in solving them. Use it on its own or as support for the lesson Giving Gifts: All About Decimals.
Challenge students to think about decimals while identifying numbers to the hundredths and thousandths. They'll discuss decimal attributes too. Use this lesson on its own or as support to the lesson Dividing Decimals: Estimation.
In these lesson plans, students learn strategies for comparing decimal numbers, including using place value, rounding a decimal to a whole number, and using a number line. These lesson plans provide a refresher on symbols for greater than, less than, and equal to as well as engaging models and prompts for students to practice comparing decimal numbers.