       DECIMAL MULTIPLYING AND DIVIDING LESSON PLAN RELATIONSHIP NUMBERS WORKSHEETS MONEY MATH SKILLS PROGRAM COURSE BASIC BUSINESS TEACHING ACTIVITY LEARNING SAMPLE EXAMPLE HELP WORK STUDENTS TEACHER CLASS EXERCISE ONLINE GUIDE ACTIVITY  Students learn basic money math skills. # Decimals - Multiplying and Dividing

Understand how to multiply, divide and convert decimals to fractions.

Objectives:

• Students will understand the concepts of how to multiply with decimals
• Students will know how to multiply with decimals
• Students will understand the concepts of how to divide with decimals
• Students will know how to divide with decimals
• Students will understand the concepts of converting decimals to fractions
• Students will know how to convert decimals to fractions
• Students will understand the concepts of converting fractions to decimals
• Students will know how to convert fractions to decimals

Suggested Grades:

Sixth Grade - Seventh Grade - Eighth Grade - Ninth Grade

Note: This lesson also may be used by older students seeking business math review, for example, a refresher for those entering an administrative type position.          DECIMAL MULTIPLICATION DIVISION LESSON PLAN

Teaching Materials

• Lesson - Decimals - Multiplying and Dividing (see below for printable lesson)

• Prepared Examples

• Overhead

Lesson Activity:

1. Multiplying decimals
• Ask for examples of everyday applications
2. Multiply decimals by whole numbers
• fraction method
• use multiplier * multiplicand method
• count up decimals
• work through examples of both kinds
3. Multiply decimals by decimals
• Use both approaches
• Work through examples
4. Dividing Decimals by whole numbers
• use standard division
• show how to manage decimal point
•  work through examples
5. Dividing decimals by decimals
• outline method to convert divisor to whole number
• explain why dividend decimal must be moved equal number of spaces
• work through examples

Assessment/Evaluation
Have students complete the worksheet. A passing grade is 70% or greater. Print out the teaching lesson pages and exercise worksheets for use with this lesson:

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