Divide decimals

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SWBAT divide decimals fluently.

Big Idea

Doggy decimals! Use the story of Spot the Doggy Decimal to get kids to divide decimals with precision.


10 minutes

Each day, students complete a warm-up that usually consists of spiraling the previous day's material, in addition to older material.  Warm-up problems also sometimes extend lessons that students have encountered before to more unfamiliar contexts.


10 minutes


15 minutes

The homework includes questions related to this lesson, as well as spiraled review.  I also provide answers to the problems on page 2.