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# Decimals and Percentages

## Decimals and Percentages by Scoilnet

Learn about decimals and percentages through interactive games and engaging activities.

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### A Guide to Using Fractions, Percentages and Decimals

http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/toc_vol4.html Added: 12 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment / Guide/notes

Understand and then challenge yourself. Problems and solutions. Some advertising on the site.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Individually on laptops, pc or tablets would be best, if that is not possible then the IWB would suffice.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Introduction to Percentages

http://www.mathsisfun.com/percentage.html Added: 11 Mar 2011 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

This site introduces the user to the concept of percent. It takes them through a number of worked examples involving percentages and then lets them practice questions on their own.

JC Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Mathematics

Strand: 3. Numbers

Strand unit: 1. Number Systems (Integers/Fractions/BEMDAS)

Suggestions for use: The teacher can use this site as a teaching aid when introducing percentages and then use the questions at the end to test student understanding of what they have been taught.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
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### Convert Decimals to Fractions to Percentages

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bit..._decimals_percentages/revise1.shtml Added: 12 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes

Explains simply how to convert between all three ways of representing a value.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Individually on laptops, pc or tablets would be best, if that is not possible then the IWB would suffice.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Introduction to Percentages

http://resources.hwb.wales.gov.uk/V...lly/percentages/eng/percentages.htm Added: 06 Nov 2007 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes / Presentation / Simulation

This is a great starting point to explain what percentages are and where they are used. .

5-6 JC Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
JC
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• compare and order percentages of numbers
• develop an understanding of simple percentages and relate them to fractions and decimals

Suggestions for use: Use animation to introduce percentages to students using the overhead projector. Ask students to think of where they would have seen percentages used before.

Strand: 3. Numbers

Strand unit: 1. Number Systems (Integers/Fractions/BEMDAS)

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Flash Game of Equivalence

http://www.ictgames.com/equivalence.html Added: 12 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

Decide where the percentages, decimals and fractions should hang from the number line.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Individually on laptops, pc or tablets would be best, if that is not possible then the IWB would suffice.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### What Percent Does Each Decimal Represent

http://www.aaamath.com/pct61ex2.htm Added: 12 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

A game which challenges you to state the equivalent value and keeps score.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Individually on laptops, pc or tablets would be best, if that is not possible then the IWB would suffice.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Decention Maths game

http://www.mathplayground.com/Decention/Decention.html Added: 14 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Game

A game which challenges your knowledge of decimals, fractions and percentages.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Ideally suited to laptops / pc or tablets individually. Otherwise, shown on the IWB as groups or whole class

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

http://teachingimage.com/percentages-worksheets.php Added: 14 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Collection of worksheets for the teacher to use based on fractions, decimals and percentages - answers included.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Print and challenge or else show on the IWB for the class to write from.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Teaching Resources for Fractions / Decimals / Percentages

http://www.teachingideas.co.uk/maths/contents_fractions.htm Added: 14 Jan 2013 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Scroll down to Fractions / Decimals / Percentages (combined) to find a collection of documents to use as resources.

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: Print and challenge or else show on the IWB for the class to write from.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

### Teaching Decimals on Pinterest

https://www.pinterest.com/di9802/teaching-decimals/ Added: 25 Apr 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Lesson Plan

Hand-picked collection of Pins for teaching decimals. Some resources relate to place value and fractions. Registration (free) is required to access resources.

3-4 5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: This is for the teacher to decide what resource is required. Registration needed before downloading.

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Decimals & Percentages

Suggestions for use: This is for the teacher to decide what resource is required. Registration needed before downloading.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
Special Needs:

#### Decimal System

Here is an article explaining the decimal system, it's origins and how to add, subtract, multiply and divide them.

#### Percentage

Here is an article about percentages, how to solve problems involving percentages and where percentages are used.

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