Y5 Maths

Understand Thousandths Lesson

This Year 5 Understand Thousandths lesson covers the prior learning of reading, writing and understanding the place value of each digit within decimals with up to two decimal places, before moving onto the main skill of understanding thousandths.

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: (5F6b) Recognise and use thousandths and relate them to tenths, hundredths and decimal equivalents

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of reading, writing and understanding the place value of each digit within decimals with up to two decimal places, before moving onto the main skill of understanding thousandths.. 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.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This Year 5 Understand Thousandths lesson covers the prior learning of reading, writing and understanding the place value of each digit within decimals with up to two decimal places, before moving onto the main skill of understanding thousandths.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Decimals up to 2 Decimal Places Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of reading and writing decimal numbers with up to two decimal places.

2 Practical Activities

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Supporting Activity

Supporting Activity

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

2 Varied Fluency

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes differentiated varied fluency questions for pupils to practise interpreting and using negative numbers in context.

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Interactive Activity

Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Understand Thousandths activity checks pupils' understanding of the value of thousandths.

2 Reasoning & Problem Solving

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This understand thousandths extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the understand thousandths 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 understanding thousandths.

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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 equivalent fractions 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.

2 Homework

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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.

2 Additional Activities

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Consolidation Pack

Consolidation Pack

These Decimals worksheets are fantastic at helping your pupils practice their reasoning and problem solving skills. This pack contains two different question types for Year 5 Spring Block 3.

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Home Learning Pack

Home Learning Pack

This Spring week 11 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets