# Browse Decimal system topic

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What's the point? A unit of work on decimals with Year three students. Wright, Vince; Tjorpatzis, Jacqueline Mar 22, 2015 2376
Sunny with a chance of tenths! Using the familiar context of temperature to support teaching decimals. Beaman, Belinda Mar 22, 2013 1861
Deciwire: an inexpensive alternative for constructing linear representations of decimals: Jenny Young-Loveridge and Judith Mills describe how a simple teaching aid called a Deciwire may be used to help children understand decimals. Young-Loveridge, Jenny; Mills, Judith Report Sep 20, 2011 2763
Decipipes: helping students to "get the point": Bruce Moody describes the use of "decipipes" as a manipulative to help overcome decimal misconceptions. As you read this article note how students explain their thinking about decimals. Moody, Bruce Report Mar 22, 2011 2894
Decimats: helping students to make sense of decimal place value: Anne Roche introduces "decimats" and describes how they can be used to make sense of decimal size and decimal place value. Roche, Anne Report Jun 22, 2010 2683
Properties enjoyed by the highest digit in a base other than the base 10. Goel, Sudhir; Simons, Kathy Report Sep 22, 2009 2975
"But what about the oneths?" A year 7 student's misconception about decimal place value. MacDonald, Amy Dec 22, 2008 1382
Developing decimal sense: Rosemaree Caswell describes a sequence of activities to help develop students' understandings of decimal fractions. Caswell, Rosemaree Dec 22, 2006 1574
Travelling the Road to Expertise: A Longitudinal Study of Learning. Stacey, Kaye Author abstract Jul 1, 2005 214
Persistence of Decimal Misconceptions and Readiness to Move to Expertise. Steinle, Vicki; Stacey, Kaye Abstract Jul 1, 2004 168
Decimalization and market liquidity. Furfine, Craig H. Dec 22, 2003 6818
Characteristics of 5th Graders' Logical Development through Learning Division with Decimals. Okazaki, Masakazu Report Jul 1, 2003 202
Sensing: Supporting Student Understanding of Decimal Knowledge. Hunter, Roberta; Anthony, Glenda Report Jul 1, 2003 163
Grade-Related Trends in the Prevalence and Persistence of Decimal Misconceptions. Steinle, Vicki; Stacey, Kaye Report Jul 1, 2003 159
The Decimal Dilemma. Glasgow, Robert; Ragan, Gay; Fields, Wanda M.; Reys, Robert; Wasman, Deanna Oct 1, 2000 2107
Place value as the key to teaching decimal operations. Sowder, Judith Apr 1, 1997 3267