Y5 Maths

Year 5 Adding Different Decimal Places

This Year 5 Adding – Different Decimal Places lesson covers the prior learning of adding decimals within 1, adding decimals with the same number of decimal places and rounding decimals to the nearest tenth and whole number, before moving onto the main skill of calculating the adding decimals which have a different number of decimal places.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. 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 5: (5F10) Solve problems involving number up to 3dp.
Mathematics Year 5: (5M9a) Use all four operations to solve problems involving measure [for example, length, mass, volume, money] using decimal notation, including scaling.

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of adding decimals within 1, adding decimals with the same number of decimal places and rounding decimals to the nearest tenth and whole number, before moving onto the main skill of adding different decimal places. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Modelling Powerpoint

Modelling Powerpoint

This powerpoint can be used to model the questions that the children will complete on the Varied Fluency and Reasoning & Problem Solving worksheets as part of this lesson.

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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

Jade uses a place value chart to demonstrate addition with an exchange in this Adding Different Decimal Places Video Tutorial. She uses place value terminology: ones, tenths, hundredths and thousandths.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This Year 5 Adding – Different Decimal Places lesson covers the prior learning of adding decimals within 1, adding decimals with the same number of decimal places and rounding decimals to the nearest tenth and whole number, before moving onto the main skill of calculating the adding decimals which have a different number of decimal places.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Rounding Decimals game checks pupils' understanding of rounding decimals (up to 2 decimal places) to the nearest whole number or tenth.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Adding Same Decimal Places Game checks pupils' understanding of adding together decimals which have the same number of decimal places.

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Supporting Activity

Supporting Activity

This adding different decimal places supporting activities sheet contains suggestions for additional tasks you might wish to use to support pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the lesson.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes differentiated varied fluency questions for pupils to practise adding same decimal places in context.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Adding Decimals with Different Decimal Places Game checks pupils' understanding of adding decimals together where the decimal numbers have different decimal places.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This adding different decimal places extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the adding different decimal places lesson.

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Mixed Practice

Mixed Practice

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of adding different decimal places.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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Discussion Problem

Discussion Problem

This complements to 1 Discussion Problems includes two discussion problems which can be used in pairs or small groups to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in this lesson.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Adding – Different Decimal Places Maths Challenge checks pupils’ understanding of adding decimals that have a different number of decimal places.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This differentiated worksheet includes varied fluency and reasoning and problem solving questions to support the teaching of this step.

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Consolidation Pack

Consolidation Pack

This Decimals Consolidation Year 5 resource will help your pupils consolidate their understanding of Summer Block 1: Decimals

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Home Learning Pack

Home Learning Pack

This Summer week 3 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets.