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Introducing Decimal Numbers PowerPoint

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A 20-slide editable PowerPoint template to use when introducing decimal numbers to your students.

Decimals can be a challenging concept for students to grasp.

This PowerPoint presentation has been designed to teach your students about decimal numbers, focusing on tenths and hundredths. It covers the following content:

  • an overview of how and why decimal numbers are used in everyday life
  • an explanation of decimal numbers and decimal place value
  • an explanation how to write tenths and hundredths as decimals
  • examples to demonstrate each concept
  • review questions for students.

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    kimberleyl566

    Great explanation of tenths and hundredths. Could you add thousandths?

    kimberleyl566 · May 31st, 2020

    Paul (Teach Starter)

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    Paul (Teach Starter) · Jun 1st, 2020

    Pedro Vargas

    great lesson!

    Pedro Vargas · Aug 18th, 2018

    Stephanie (Teach Starter)

    Thank you for the positive feedback, Pedro!

    Stephanie (Teach Starter) · Aug 20th, 2018

    Resource Updates

    • Update of PowerPoint template design.

      Change by Stephanie (Teach Starter) May 21st, 2020

    • An error in a decimal question "what is smaller than 0" has been adjusted.

      Fix by Royce (Teach Starter) May 7th, 2019

    • An error in a decimal question "what is smaller than 0" has been adjusted.

      Fix by Royce (Teach Starter) May 6th, 2019

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