1) Representing Decimals with Base Ten Blocks (Lessons for Decimals and Percents by Marilyn Burns)

Materials Needed: Base Ten Blocks (50 Units, 25 Rods, and 3 Flats per pair of students)

Place Value mat, 1 per student

*Teaching Directions

2) Introducing Decimal Notation (Lessons for Decimals and Percents by Marilyn Burns)

Materials Needed: Base Ten Blocks (50 Units, 25 Rods, and 3 Flats per pair of students)

Place Value mat, 1 per student

*Teaching Directions

3) Decimal Riddles (Lessons for Decimals and Percents by Marilyn Burns)

Materials Needed: Base Ten Blocks and Place Value Mats

*Teaching Directions