To make place value charts for students, teachers should divide a piece of paper into columns based on how many places they are teaching. For a lesson involving the ones, tens and hundreds places, the paper would have three columns.Continue Reading
Place value charts are useful tools for making the concept more concrete. Charts can be used to teach place value for whole numbers and decimals,as well as for teaching students how to multiply and divide by tens. To teach a lesson on whole-number place value, teachers should create the charts on large pieces of paper and laminate them so that students can reuse the charts. Another option is to have the students draw their own charts on small whiteboards. Teachers can create printed charts for students to take home to use for extra practice.
At the top of each chart, students should write the heading for the column. Then, as the teacher writes whole numbers on the board or says them out loud, students can write individual numbers in their correct spaces. Using the number 547, students would write the number seven in the ones place on the chart, the number four in the tens place on the chart, and the number five in the hundreds place on the chart.Learn more about K-12
Some places where teachers can find worksheet resources for a variety of grade levels include the Scholastic Printables, Education.com and Teachnology websites. While Scholastic does charge for many of its printables, the other two sources offers large collections for free. Teachnology does have subscription options for access to additional worksheets, notes Teachnology.Full Answer >
Discovery Education offers resources for parents, teachers and students on its website DiscoverEducation.com. Parent and student resources include homework help and WebMath, while parents have additional resources such as puzzle makers and clip art. Teachers' resources include lessons plans and worksheets for grades kindergarten through 12.Full Answer >
Features of the Infinite Campus K12 portal for teachers, students and parents include an online grade book and instant access to attendance information. Teachers can also use the system to send automated emails to students who miss school or do not turn in assignments.Full Answer >
Jefferson Lab offers educational material in the form of brochures, fact sheets and resources for teachers and students. Access to more scholarly material, such as published papers, talks and theses, is available through the lab's online JLab portal.Full Answer >