Math Lesson - Enrichment, Place Value, Grade 1

In the "Enrichment" lesson, designed specifically for first-grade students, learners will delve into the fundamental concept of Place Value, a critical chapter within the unit "Foundations in Operations Within 100." Through engaging activities such as the Place Value Worksheet, students will master the ability to understand and interpret the value of each digit in a two-digit number.

This lesson is crucial as it lays down the building blocks for all future mathematical concepts. By comprehending place value, students will be able to perform basic arithmetic operations more confidently and accurately. This understanding will also pave the way for grasping more complex mathematical operations and concepts in higher grades.

Acquiring a solid foundation in place value will enhance students' number sense, enabling them to appreciate the significance of number order and magnitude. This foundational knowledge is essential not just for academic success in mathematics, but it also enhances problem-solving and logical thinking skills that are valuable in everyday life. Ultimately, this lesson empowers first-grade students with the tools they need to navigate the world of numbers with ease and confidence.

Estimated classroom time: 3 min
Chapter: Place Value
Unit: Foundations in Operations Within 100
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Place Value Worksheet
Place Value Worksheet
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  • Activity 1 / Place Value Worksheet

    Help your child think about place value in a different way, using this place value worksheet for 2nd grade!
    Your child will be challenged to think deeply about the place value of individual numbers within a larger number to understand whether it falls under hundreds, tens, or ones!