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Base-10 Blocks - Pictorial Model Cards

PDF | 4 pages|Grades: 1 - 5

A set of base-10 block cards to compose and decompose numbers, including decimals.

Use this resource when teaching students how to compose and decompose numbers including decimals.

Print a set of base-10 block cards for each student to use during your place value unit. Call out a number and have your students build it using their cards. These cards are great to send home with students to use, to use at your small group table, or in your math centers.

Cards include:

  • unis (ones)
  • rods (tens)
  • flats (hundreds)
  • cubes (thousands)

Use the drop-down menu to choose between the color or black and white version.

  Common Core Curriculum alignment

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  • We have added a black and white version of this resource.

    Addition by Natalie Jul 11th, 2020

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