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# Place Value Move

This interactive place value chart provides a visual representation of decimals and whole numbers. On the chart, you can express numbers featuring thousandths, hundredths, tenths, ones, tens, hundreds, and thousands.

To use the interactive place value chart, click and drag numbers onto the chart. Zeros will automatically appear to fill in empty places where necessary. Click and drag the numbers around to change their value. To remove a number, drag it off the chart. Press the “X10” and the “÷10” buttons to calculate. The chart will automatically show the changes by moving the place values to the left or right.

Wondering how to use the interactive place value chart in your classroom? Here are a few suggestions:

• Dictate a number and ask students to use the interactive place value chart to show it.
• Ask students to input a number and use the ÷10 and observe what happens each time they press it. Encourage them to write down a rule or pattern explaining it.
• Ask students to input a number and use the X10 and observe what happens each time they press it. Encourage them to write down a rule or pattern explaining it.