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# Exploring Place Value with 5th and 6th Class Learning Path

By PDST

This Learning Path, suitable for 5th and 6th class, supports the exploration of Place Value through a series of challenges, tasks, videos and activities.
6 resources in this Learning Path

1

### Place Value, Decimals & Percentages: Teacher's Manual - PDST Numeracy

This manual has been designed by members of the Professional Development Service for Teachers. The aim of this resource is to assist teachers in teaching the strand units of Place Value (1st to 6th class), Decimals (3rd to 6th class) and Percentages (5th and 6th class).

1-2 3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Suggestions for use: Teacher handbook for place value.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Suggestions for use: Teacher handbook for place value.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals

Suggestions for use: Teacher handbook for decimals.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Suggestions for use: Teacher handbook for place value.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Teacher handbook for decimals & percentages

Asset type:
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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2

### NRich Resources: Place value

https://nrich.maths.org/public/topi...group_id=1&cldcmpid=&code=6#results Added: 25 Mar 2020 Contributor: Siobhán Ní Threasaigh Resource type:

NRICH Mathematical resources connected to Place value

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

3

### Senior Brainteaser - Piggy Goes Shopping

Document on a Senior Brainteaser - Piggy Goes Shopping. Recommended by PDST Numeracy Team for Maths Week Daily Brainteaser Challenge. Answers can be submitted via @PDSTNumeracy @ScoilnetPrimary. Students will need to explore, express and identify place value in decimal numbers to two places.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• identify place value in whole numbers and decimals
• read, write and order whole numbers and decimals

Suggestions for use: Teachers can use the document as a guide to prepare in planning out the activity for the class. Resources for the Problem of the Day included in the document.

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Language: English
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4

### PDST Workshop 2 - Place Value

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/31516/31252.pdf Added: 18 Dec 2019 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Game / Guide/notes

Instructions for six stations relating to place value. Base 10 game involves a place value mat and dice. Catalogue trail involves calculating money, profit and loss. Make 4.25 involves working out values with decimals. Nice or Nasty, Win a One and Ring involve problem solving. Devised by PDST advisors.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• identify place value in whole numbers and decimals
• identify place value in whole numbers and decimals

Suggestions for use: Print and display on each station. Use as a guide as to what to do.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• solve problems relating to profit and loss, discount, VAT, interest, increases, decreases
• use percentages and relate them to fractions and decimals

Suggestions for use: Print and display on each station. Use as a guide as to what to do.

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Special Needs:

5

### Maths Games Using Dice

https://the-teacher-next-door.com/my-blog/math/math-games-using-dice Added: 23 Mar 2020 Contributor: Kathleen Byrne Resource type: Game

Some lovely dice games to promote and practice place value, fractions, measurement & data.

3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Fractions

Suggestions for use: Hands on games for both school & at home.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Fractions

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

6

### Place Value Video

Place value explained (Using 10,000)

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
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