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Rounding Decimals – Mystery Picture Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF, PowerPoint | 1 page | Years: 5

Round decimals to the nearest whole, tenth, hundredth and thousandth while revealing a mystery image with this colour-by-number worksheet.

Rounding Decimals Colour by Number Worksheet

Are your students ready for more than just a traditional maths worksheet? Whether you are teaching students about place value and rounding or reviewing concepts at the end of the year, this colour-by-number worksheet will keep your students engaged and learning simultaneously.

Students will reveal a mystery image once they complete the 38 problems on this worksheet. To complete this activity, they must round decimals to the nearest whole, tenth, hundredth, and thousandth. Once the problems are completed, students will use the colour guide to help them colour in the image grid.

An answer key 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:

If there are students who need an added challenge, consider using the editable version, delete the contents and encourage students to create their own mystery image.

For students who need additional support, consider laminating a place value chart where students can write the decimal values to help with rounding.

🖨️ Easily Download & Print

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

To save paper, we suggest printing this multi-page worksheet double-sided. 

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This resource was created by Cassandra Friesen, a Teach Starter Collaborator.


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