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Decimal Number Line - Match Up

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 7 pages | Grades: 4

Practice identifying decimals on a number line using a matching activity.

Let’s Locate Decimals on a Number Line!

Understanding decimals and their placement on a number line is a crucial skill for students in their mathematical development. Not only does it help them comprehend the concept of fractions and percentages, and it lays the foundation for more advanced math topics like algebra and calculus. Identifying decimals on a number line is a key aspect of this skill, as it helps students visualize and conceptualize the relationships between numbers in a clear and tangible way. 

Identify and Match Decimal Representations

This matching activity is designed for students to use to practice identifying decimals on a number line. Each decimal card has a corresponding number line diagram for students to locate and match with. There are a total of 36 matching cards (18 pairs) for students to use to develop this critical skill.

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This resource was created by Cassandra Friesen, a teacher in Colorado and Teach Starter Collaborator.


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