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Dividing with Decimals – Differentiated Worksheets

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 5 - 6

Improve calculation skills with this set of dividing decimals worksheets.

Dividing Decimals Worksheet

Have your students begun to work on decimal division? Whether you are teaching your students how to divide a decimal by a whole number or a decimal by a decimal, Teach Starter has a set of differentiated worksheets that you can use in your classroom today!

With this download, you will receive three different worksheets to use with your students. Each version covers a different aspect of dividing with decimals. The version is noted by the stars in the upper right-hand corner.

⭐ One star: This worksheet focuses on dividing decimals by whole numbers. Divisors include single and double-digit numbers.

⭐⭐ Two stars: This worksheet requires students to divide a decimal by a decimal. The divisors are limited to single-digit divisors once the decimal point has been moved.

⭐⭐⭐ Three stars: This worksheet requires students to divide a decimal by a decimal. The divisors include double-digit numbers once the decimal point has been moved.

An answer key is included with your download to make grading fast and easy!  

Tips for Differentiation + Scaffolding 

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

For those who may need a bit of a challenge, challenge students to use the three-star version of this resource.

For students needing support, encourage them to begin with the one-star version of this resource. Students can receive additional support in a 1-on-1 setting or with a small group of students.

🖨️ Easily Download & Print

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

Because this resource includes an answer sheet, we recommend you print one copy of the entire file. Then, make photocopies of the blank worksheet for students to complete. 

Turn this teaching resource into a sustainable activity by printing on cardstock and slipping it into a dry-erase 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 Cassandra Friesen, a teacher in Colorado and Teach Starter Collaborator. 

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