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Expanded Form Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 2 pages | Grades: 2 - 3

Practice using expanded form up to the thousands place with this 1-page worksheet.

This worksheet is best used for independent practice after your place value lesson to develop the ability to read and write numbers up to 2,000 using expanded form. 

An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy! 

Expanded Form Worksheet: Scaffolding & Extension Tips 

Students will practice writing numbers in expanded form, standard form, and word form. In addition to individual student work time, use this worksheet as a: 

Got fast finishers? Students who need a challenge can write their own numbers in numerals, words, and expanded form.

Students who need extra support can complete select questions that reflect their ability level.

A Variety of Ways to Prepare This Resource

Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete.  

You can also turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity! Print a few copies on cardstock and slip them into dry-erase sleeves. Students can record their answers with a dry-erase marker, then erase and reuse. 

Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks.

Before You Download

Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to choose between the PDF or Google Slides version of this resource. An answer key is also included with this download.

Get more handy worksheets here!  

This resource was created by Melissa McLaren, a teacher in Massachusetts and Teach Starter Collaborator. 


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