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One of the simplest ways to teach children the concept of decimals is to work with money, which is based on the decimal system. The dollar should represent the whole number, whereas different coins represent parts of the whole: a quarter is 0.25, a dime is 0.1, a nickel is 0.05, and a penny is 0.01.
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> Teaching decimals to your children A good understanding of the base 10 number system is required in order to allow your child to successfully work with decimal numbers. When teaching decimal numbers, first review the basics of thousands, hundreds, tens and ones and then introduce (or review) tenths, hundredths and thousandths .
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Teaching decimals. Teaching decimals really comes down to teaching kids about money. It's only natural since by fourth grade they are very familiar with money and we usually teach decimals to the hundredths (pennies) place. Kids naturally understand money, and so it's not difficult to teach them the difference between 1.15 and 5.11.
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If you already know how to multiply, then multiplying decimals will be easy, there is just one extra step you need to take. First, you multiply the numbers just like normal, as if the decimal point wasn't there. Next, you need to add in the decimal point to the answer. This is the only tricky part ...
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Teaching Decimals: How to Teach the Decimal System. In most schools, children begin learning the decimal system in the 4th grade. Although this topic will be covered in the classroom, there are a number of techniques that you can use at home to help your child master decimals.
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Understanding Decimal Place Value Understanding Decimal Place Value Prepare to teach your students about decimal points with this outline of a detailed lesson with steps to follow, guided practice, assessments, and extension activities.
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We explain what decimals are and how the concept is explained to primaryschool children, as well as how they are taught to relate decimals to money and measurement, the equivalence between fractions and decimals, partitioning, rounding and ordering decimals and adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing decimals.
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A Decimal Number is a number that contains a Decimal Point. What is a Decimal Number? Place Value; Introduction to Decimals; Decimals, Fractions and Percentages; Decimals, Fractions and Percentages On the Number Line; Zoomable Number Line; Putting Decimal Numbers in Order. Ordering Numbers; Ordering Decimal Numbers; How to add, subtract ...

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