Upper elementary and middle schoolers solve 30 problems in which fractions are converted to decimals and percents. There is no instruction on the page; problems are closely spaced with no room for pupils to show their work.
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Converting Fractions to Decimals
Help mathematicians convert fractions to decimals and vice versa through these exercise sets. First, they write out nine fractions as decimals. This is really a practice in place value, as all the denominators here are 10. One of them...
4th - 6th Math CCSS: Designed
Converting Between Fractions and Decimals Using Equivalent Fractions
Use powers of 10 to convert between fractions and decimals. Pupils convert decimals to fractions by using place values in the 13th installment of a 25-part series. Class members reverse the process and find equivalent fractions with a...
7th Math CCSS: Designed
Using Benchmarks to Compare Fractions
Introduce a new strategy for comparing fractions by analyzing Melissa's use of benchmarks. Walk the class through her process, calling on young scholars to explain their understanding of each step she took. Then practice this method on...
3rd - 5th Math CCSS: Designed
Equivalent fractions approach to non-repeating decimals
Trying to get your class to think of decimals as fractions and vice versa can lead to interesting discussions. After all, we can usually understand quickly that 1/4 is .25 but why is 1/7 not so easy to convert? This activity looks at...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Convert Fractions/Decimals to Percents
In this easy-to-understand video, an instructor shows how to convert fractions to decimals, decimals to percentages, and fractions to percentages. After watching this film, the conversion process should be easier for your learners to grasp.
8 mins 4th - 6th Math CCSS: Adaptable