# Describe That Decimal Worksheet

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A worksheet to deepen students’ understanding of decimals.

Use this teaching resource to help consolidate your students’ understanding of decimals.

Assign each student a decimal, or allow the students to choose their own decimal. This is written in the box at the top of the worksheet.

Students then complete a range of activities to describe their decimal. Activities include:

• identifying a decimal that is less than and greater than their chosen decimal
• identifying an equivalent fraction and percentage
• adding the decimal to a place value chart
• multiplying and dividing the decimal by 10, 100 and 1000
• rounding the decimal to the nearest unit, tenth and hundredth
• adding 1, 0.1 and 0.01 to the decimal.

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#### NSW Curriculum alignment

• MA2-7NA

Fractions and Decimals - represents, models and compares commonly used fractions and decimals

• MA3-7NA

Fractions, Decimals and Percentages - compares, orders and calculates with fractions, decimals and percentages

#### Victorian Curriculum alignment

• VCMNA159

Recognise that the place value system can be extended to tenths and hundredths. Make connections between fractions and decimal notation

• VCMNA189

Recognise that the place value system can be extended beyond hundredths

• VCMNA216

Multiply and divide decimals by powers of 10

• VCMNA246

Round decimals to a specified number of decimal places

• VCMNA190

Compare, order and represent decimals

• VCMNA217

Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages

#### Australian Curriculum alignment

• ACMNA079

Recognise that the place value system can be extended to tenths and hundredths. Make connections between fractions and decimal notation

• ACMNA104

Recognise that the place value system can be extended beyond hundredths

• ACMNA105

Compare, order and represent decimals

• ACMNA156

Round decimals to a specified number of decimal places

• ACMNA130

Multiply and divide decimals by powers of 10

• ACMNA131

Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages #### Find more resources for these topics

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• Corrected the direction of the greater than and less than arrows at the top of the worksheet. Fix by Stephanie (Teach Starter) Sep 24th, 2017

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