Grade Level(s): 6
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Standard calls for students to fluently compute with decimals. A companion of fluency is the extension of the students’ existing number sense to decimals. It is insufficient to merely teach procedures about “where to move the decimal.” Rather, the focus of instruction and student work should be on operations and number sense.
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