Rounding Decimals


Fourth graders engage in a lesson plan that is about the concept of rounding decimals. They review place value and focus it upon the practice of rounding. Students use 10 base decimal grids or models to help make connections with the skill.

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Rounding Decimals Series of Worksheets

Pupils complete five worksheets that help them round decimal numbers. They complete several types of rounding activities, and solve 82 problems.

Rounding Decimals

Fourth graders explore rounding a price given in dollar and cents to the nearest dollar. In this math instructional activity, 4th graders discover how to round to the nearest dollar. Additionally, students practice rounding money for objects that they "buy" from the class store. Students participate in small groups with different roles.

Rounding Decimals

Students demonstrate how to round decimals. In this rounding lesson, students practice rounding whole numbers to the given place value. Students read a word problem and use a number line to help them round the decimal to the nearest tenth, hundredths and thousandths place. Students fill in a chart by rounding the given decimals to the given place value.

Comparing and Rounding Decimals

Comparing and rounding decimals are skills that take practice. This presentation does a great job of clearly showing how to do these techniques, and has many slides where learners get practice while being guided through all of the steps. This would be an ideal presentation to use at the beginning of a unit on decimals.

Lesson Plan: Rounding Decimals

Round decimals to the nearest place value. Your math class participates in a guided practice lesson where the steps of rounding a decimal are reviewed. They then complete a worksheet on rounding to the nearest dollar, hundredth, and thousandth.

Rounding Decimals

Students review the relationship between decimals and fractions.  In this rounding decimals lesson, students discuss money and how you can round it out to the nearest cents, dollar or ten dollars or hundreds.  Students draw a relationship to other numbers.  Students complete a worksheet.

Rounding Decimals

Looking for 60 opportunities for scholars to practice rounding decimals to the nearest whole number? You've found it! These problems are split into three sections based on the total number of digits in the number. The first section has 20 two-digit numbers, the second section has 20 three-digit numbers, and the last section has 20 four-digit numbers. These digits all include decimals, which only extend to the tenths place for all numbers. Learners can use three completed examples as reference. Consider numbering the exercise before copying to make review smoother.

Rounding Decimals, from Hundredths Place to Whole Numbers

An efficient and straightforward decimals worksheet! Young learners round amounts of money and measurements to the nearest dollar or meter. Each section contains 20 problems, making it easy to divide up this asignment into several lessons. Additionally, you could assign these problems as a formative assessment before moving on in your decimals unit.

Rounding Decimals

Challenge your fifth graders with a worksheet on rounding decimals. Each section provides three columns of decimals and a space for pupils to round them to the nearest tenth. This makes a nice homework assignment, or a timed in-class test.

Rounding Decimals

In this interactive rounding worksheet, 4th graders practice rounding decimals to the given place value. There are 10 rounding problems to complete.

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