Y6 Maths

3 Decimal Places Lesson

This Year 6 Three Decimal Places lesson covers the prior learning of using numbers with up to two decimal places and understanding thousandths, before moving onto the main skill of using numbers with three decimal places.

here and here. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective
Mathematics Year 6: (6F9a) Identify the value of each digit in numbers given to three decimal places and multiply and divide numbers by 10, 100 and 1,000 giving answers up to three decimal places

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1 Prior Learning

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This Year 6 Three Decimal Places lesson covers the prior learning of using numbers with up to two decimal places and understanding thousandths, before moving onto the main skill of using numbers with three decimal places.

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For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Video Tutorial

Jade uses a place value chart and a number line to support pupils' understanding of the relationship between fractions and decimals in this Thousandths as Decimals Video Tutorial.

2 Teaching

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of using numbers with up to two decimal places and understanding thousandths, before moving onto the main skill of rounding to the nearest 10. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

3 Activities

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This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of rounding to the nearest 10.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 6 Three Decimal Places activity comprises questions designed to test and consolidate pupils' understanding of numbers expressed to three decimal places.

4 Extension

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Extension

This round to the nearest 10 extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the round to the nearest 10 lesson.

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Maths Challenge Activity

This Year 6 Three Decimal Places Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils' understanding of numbers with up to 3 decimal places.