Place value is the value of each digit in a number. The digits can be the same but where they are placed can change their value. This can be a tricky concept for children to grasp so we’ve gathered up this list of books to teach place value to help you dive into this difficult math concept.
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Place Value Books for Kids
The charming illustrations and captivating story featuring cute penguins will engage young learners as they learn about place value.
Activities for Teaching Place Value
Books are great for introducing new math concepts. After you have read a few place value books, it is helpful to do some activities that can reinforce these new concepts. Here are a few fun ones.
Legos are fun and with this set of printable worksheets from Steam Powered Family, kids are learning about place value in an exciting and familiar way. Mastering and understanding place value is imperative for advanced calculations.
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