Show, using manipulatives or pictures the meaning of place value for numerals to 1000... 

by showing in more than one way, the number using materials such as base ten blocks or money.

Place ValueRing Toss

Manny's RumbaCoin Drop


by showing a given number in different ways and explaining how the shown numbers are equal.

351 can be three 100s, five 10s and one 1; or two 100s, fifteen 10s and one 1; or three 100s, four 10s and eleven 1s.

Base Ten BlocksSafari Units


by explaining and showing, with counters, the meaning of each digit for a given 3-digit number.
Place the Penguins
by explaining and showing, using concrete materials, how zero is a place holder in a given number.

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