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# Hotel Decimalfornia Lesson Plan

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Mathematics

4-5

### Objective:

The Hotel Decimalfornia game will help students practice the skill of adding decimals to the tenths place. Students will be able to correctly add decimal numbers to the tenths place value.

### Common Core Standards:

 4.NBT.4 Fluently add and subtract multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm. 5.NBT.7 Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to hundredths, using concrete models or drawings and strategies based on place value, properties of operations, and/or the relationship between addition and subtraction; relate the strategy to a written method and explain the reasoning used.

### Warm-Up Activities:

Prior to playing the game it is also suggested that you watch the decimal video at the flowing link as a warm-up for your students. – http://mrnussbaum.com/decimals_videos/
Another activity that can be used as a warm-up to playing the “Hotel Decimalfornia” game is to select one of the decimal drills that can be found at the following link. – http://mrnussbaum.com/decimals_drills/