5 Common Place Value Misconceptions

Place value misconceptions

A Math misconception is essentially an incomplete understanding that we have developed from our Math experience. A misconception is different from an error. A misconception is therefore a student’s understanding of the concept or relationship that is incomplete or incorrect.  In math, every digit in a number has a place value. Place value can be … Read more

7 Cool Board Games For Learning Place Value Concepts

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Please Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. As easy and fun as numbering can be for kids, place value,  even though being a core aspect of mathematics, can be dull and boring to learn. But it is imperative for kids to know the fundamentals of place value to get … Read more

5 Engaging Place Value Activities For First Graders

place value activities

Place value is very essential to understand in the early years of education as not only it is the foundation of most arithmetic concepts, but also vital for making basic decisions in early life. Being as important as a fundamental concept of place value is, it does become difficult to comprehend it at times.  To … Read more

7 Awesome Apps For Learning How Place Value Works

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When you’re a kid, learning math may seem pointless. But as you get older, you learn that everything in life is connected to math. And what is place value? Place value is a principle that suggests that each digit in a number represents a specific power of 10. For instance, the number 123 has digits … Read more

10 Engaging Place Value Games To Play Online

Place value is a very important foundational concept that represents the value of the digit in a number. Although it is hard for children to grasp this concept immediately, there are many ways that the children, parents, and teachers can make it a fun learning concept. This could include online games, different types of teaching … Read more

Top 10 manipulatives for learning place value concept

list of top 10 place value manipulatives

Please Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. Place value determines the value of a digit that arises due to its place in a number. For example, in number 843, the face value of 8 is 8, but the place value is 8×100 = 800. Learning this concept is … Read more