Maths In Minutes

How to Read, Write and Order Numbers to Three Decimal Places

Here we give step by step instructions on how to order decimals and address common misconceptions that arise when pupils begin ordering decimal numbers, particularly when the numbers they are comparing have a different number of decimal places.


Year 5, Year 6

Decimals, Number and Place Value

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