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Comparing and Ordering Decimals – Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 2 pages | Years: 5

Practise using number lines to compare and order decimals with this worksheet.

Looking for Year 5 Decimal Worksheets?

Are you looking for a resource to accompany your place value lessons? Students not only need to know how to round and represent decimals in different ways, but they also learn how to compare and order these numbers. Teacher Starter has a classroom-ready worksheet that can be used with your students today!

With this place value worksheet, students will practise using number lines to compare decimals to the thousandths place. Students will also use different tables to answer questions and justify their answers through a written response.

An answer page is included with your download to make marking fast and easy!  

Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding 

In addition to independent student work time, use this worksheet as an activity for:

For a challenge, have students use an additional strategy, such as lining up decimals, to prove their comparison is correct. 

If students need assistance with the concepts, invite them to reference previous assignments, posters, or anchor charts. Additionally, this worksheet can be completed in a 1-on-1 or small group setting.

🖨️ Easily Download & Print

Use the dropdown icon on the Download button to choose between the PDF or editable Google Slides version of this resource. 

Turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity by printing on cardstock and slipping it into a write-and-wipe sleeve. Students can record their answers with a whiteboard marker, then erase and reuse them.

Additionally, project the worksheet onto a screen and work through it as a class by having students record their answers in their notebooks.

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This resource was created by Madison Evans, a Teach Starter Collaborator.


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