Y3 Maths

Tenths as Decimals Lesson

This Year 3 Tenths as Decimals lesson covers the prior learning of recognising tenths as fractions, before moving onto the main skill of representing tenths as decimal numbers.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. 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 Objectives
Mathematics Year 3: (3F1a) Count up and down in tenths; recognise that tenths arise from dividing an object into 10 equal parts and in dividing one-digit numbers or quantities by 10

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of recognising tenths as fractions, before moving onto the main skill of tenths as decimals. 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.

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Video Tutorial

In this Tenths Video Tutorial, Aaron shows pupils how to use a ten frame to identify fractions. He uses key vocabulary including numerator and denominator.

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This Year 3 Tenths as Decimals lesson covers the prior learning of recognising tenths as fractions, before moving onto the main skill of representing tenths as decimal numbers.

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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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Matching Activity

This Year 3 Tenths Matching Game checks pupils’ understanding of fractions.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Tenths Interactive Animation consists of four questions to consolidate pupils’ understanding of fractions which are split into ten equal parts.

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Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of tenths as decimals.

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Full Step

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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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Tenths as Decimals game includes three questions designed to check pupils' understanding of recognising tenths as decimals.

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Extension

This tenths as decimals extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the tenths as decimals lesson.

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This Year 3 Tenths as Decimals Maths Challenge checks pupils’ knowledge of representing tenths as decimal numbers.