4 digit and decimal number addition (place value, reading & writing decimals, adding decimals)

This PowerPoint resource makes column addition of 4 digit numbers and decimals numbers easy and engaging using a clear step by step explanation and transparent learning objectives.

- place value grid
- column addition step by step explanation and modelling
- 4 digit number addition with carrying
- decimal number addition with carrying
- cross curricular (history- world war 2) contextualized word problems
- Key vocabulary column to support learning

This activity works best on a smart board with which you can write over the slides to complete the modeled column addition questions as a class before pupils are given independent work.


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Created: Jul 16, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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