Writing in Expanded Form
This worksheet is centered on the mathematical concept of writing decimals in expanded form. It lists a series of decimal numbers, with each number followed by a line where students are expected to write the expanded version of the decimal. The page features playful graphics, including a cartoon owl and an apple with a mathematical symbol on it, to make the activity more engaging.
The aim of this worksheet is to teach students how to decompose decimal numbers into their constituent parts, showing the value of each digit according to its place value. This exercise helps students recognize how each digit contributes to the overall value of the decimal, reinforcing their understanding of decimals and place value. By practicing this skill, students are laying the groundwork for more advanced mathematical tasks involving decimals. It’s a foundational activity designed to bolster students’ number sense and their ability to manipulate and understand decimal numbers in various forms.