Videos and lessons to help Grade 5 students learn to read, write, and compare decimals to thousandths

A. Read and write decimals to thousandths using base-ten numerals, number names, and expanded form, e.g., 347.392 = 3 × 100 + 4 × 10 + 7 × 1 + 3 × (1/10) + 9 × (1/100) + 2 × (1/1000).

B. Compare two decimals to thousandths based on meanings of the digits in each place, using >, =, and < symbols to record the results of comparisons.

Common Core: 5.NBT.3a

### Suggested Learning Targets

• I can read and write decimals to the thousandths place in word form, base-ten form, and expanded form.
• I can compare two decimals to the thousandths.

Related Topics:

Compare Decimals

Reading/writing decimals to the thousandths in numeric, word, and expanded form--1 of 4 (5.NBT.3a)
In this lesson you will learn to write thousandths as decimal numbers using a thousands grid.

Reading/writing decimals to the thousandths in numeric, word, and expanded form--2 of 4
In this lesson you will learn to name decimal numbers through the thousandths place by using place value.

Reading/writing decimals to the thousandths in numeric, word, and expanded form--3 of 4
In this lesson you will learn to write decimals in expanded notation by dividing by multiplying each digit by a unit fraction.

Reading/writing decimals to the thousandths in numeric, word, and expanded form--4 of 4
In this lesson you will learn to identify equivalent decimals by comparing tenths and hundredths.

Place Value - Making Sense of Decimals Through Thousandths (5.NBT.3)

Writing out a decimal in words

Expanding out a decimal by place value.

Writing a decimal to represent a quantity.

## Compare Decimals

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