I can name tenths as a fraction or a decimal.
Decimal - number with one or more digits to the right of the decimal point. Is a part of a whole
Decimal Point - A point that comes after the ones place and before the tenths place. Shows the separation of whole numbers and parts of a whole (decimal/fraction)
Activities and Practice:
Students will model using fraction strips and drawings that a fraction of 7/10 is the same as the decimal 0.7 .
Students will line up decimals and fractions on a number line to show they are equivalent.
Students will practice naming an amount as both a fraction and a decimal.