Massachusetts Standard 5-6.6.N.2 asks that students understand place value up to the billions in whole numbers and the thousandth's in decimals.
Video 1 *** LINK PROBLEM for some machines--read below..... This 9 minute entertaining video defines digits and place value. The image is a bit small, but it does a good job. It explains numbers past the billions and thousandths.
*** For some reason our lab has a number of machines that are having some problems, so if the Video 1 link doesn't work try this http://pi.mathvids.com/videos/489.mp4 Video 2 A very short video by Jimmy Chang on decimal place value. Video 3 A very basic video reviewing place value up to the billions place.
Video 4 A 4 minute video reviewing place value with decimals to the thousandths. This man shows how making a table will help you to determine the place value with decimals.
Practice Activity: Math Vids Practice Not a fancy activity, but it will be a good way to practice your skills.
Place Value Football Pass the football & then answer the place value question to move. It's not as easy as it looks! Go Patriots! One False Move This game has several levels and has you order numbers. It does not include decimals. Place Value Racing use your arrow keys to move your car around the track answering place value questions along the way!
Try This Practice Test Answer these questions and see what your score will be! Note- this is a good practice test for whole numbers. The creator made an error on the first question- The answer is "thousands" but to get a :-) for #1-- select ten-thousands. The others are all ok