About This Chapter
Numbers for Elementary School - Chapter Summary
If your child is struggling with numbers, this is a great resource to help them understand this topic. You can use this as a supplement to their math homework, to help them study for an exam or just to further their knowledge of the topic. The short, engaging lessons come with convenient video tags, making it easy for you and your child to navigate to specific topics. Your child will appreciate being able to learn at their own pace without feeling pressured by a classroom environment.
Who It's For
Kids who need extra help with numbers will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about numbers.
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding math problems that use numbers
- Students with learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about numbers
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning math (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about numbers
- Students who struggle to understand their math teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra math resources
How It Works
- Find lessons in the chapter that cover the number topics your student needs to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts and highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about numbers.
- Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify your student understands numbers by completing the Numbers for Elementary School chapter exam.
1. Ordinal Numbers: Lesson for Kids
When we talk about the winner in a marathon race, what do you say? Did the runner finish in 1 place or 1st place? Both contain the number 1, but they mean different things. Find out why in this lesson about ordinal numbers.
2. Binary Numbers: Lesson for Kids
How would you like to learn to 'talk' to a computer? Computers use binary coding to work. In this lesson, you'll learn all about binary numbers, how to read them, and how we use them. Read on to learn 'computer talk!'
3. Triangular Numbers: Lesson for Kids
There are many types of numbers. There are odd numbers, even numbers, squared numbers, and even triangular numbers. What? You didn't know that there were triangular numbers. Well, there are, and in this lesson we are going to find out all about them!
4. Prime Numbers: Lesson for Kids
Have you ever wondered why some numbers can be divided up evenly and some numbers can't? In today's lesson we will learn why it's hard to divide prime numbers and how to identify them.
5. Whole Numbers: Lesson for Kids
Numbers are everywhere in our world. Learn about whole numbers by completing this math lesson. We'll explore what a whole number is and how we use these types of numbers in our everyday lives.
6. Pi Lesson for Kids Facts & History
In this lesson, we'll explore the history of pi. You'll read about how pi was discovered and calculated throughout history. You'll also learn the relationship between pi and circles and how pi is used mathematically.
7. Composite Number Lesson for Kids
Numbers are used to describe the world: shopping, cooking, and even our cars and buses, require us to understand and use numbers. In this lesson, we will focus on a specific type of number known as a composite number, and we will learn the rules for recognizing a composite number.
8. Fibonacci Numbers in Nature: Lesson for Kids
In this lesson, we'll discuss the Fibonacci sequence. You'll learn about these intriguing numbers and where they appear in nature. Then, you can test your knowledge with a short quiz.
9. Fibonacci Sequence Lesson for Kids: Numbers & Facts
There are many different types of things you do that must be done in a certain order. There is also a special order called the Fibonacci Sequence. In this lesson, you are going to learn about that sequence and the man who it's named after.
10. Number Line: Lesson for Kids
Number lines are simple, visual pictures of how the values of numbers increase and decrease. It is a straight line that is divided into parts and can be divided many ways. Number lines can also be used when adding and subtracting.
11. Place Value Games for Kids
Digits have a certain value depending on what place they are in a number. Learn how to play games to practice understanding the value of each place in 2, 3 and 4 digit numbers!
12. Place Value: Lesson for Kids
Most of us can count numbers and identify them but do you know how to determine the place and value a number has? Understanding the number of ones, tens, and hundreds a number has are all things that you need to know when writing and building numbers with base ten blocks. In this lesson, you will learn the place a number can hold and value a number has.
13. Roman Numerals: Lesson for Kids
In this lesson we will explore the ancient Roman method for writing numbers known as Roman numerals. You will learn to read numerals, as well as how to translate the numbers you already know into Roman numerals.
14. Rounding Numbers: Lesson for Kids
Rounding numbers is a way to make mental math easier. In this lesson, you will learn to simplify numbers by rounding them to the tens place and to use these rounded numbers to make estimates.
15. What is a Digit in Math? - Definition & Examples
We use ten digits in the way we count. Sometimes we use one digit for to represent a number and sometimes we use more. In this lesson, you'll learn how many digits are in any given numeral, and recognize a digit when you see it. You will also begin learning about place value.
16. 9/4 as a Mixed Number: How-to & Steps
In this video, we'll learn how to change an improper fraction, such as 9/4, to a mixed number. By using three easy-to-follow steps, you'll be a mixed number expert in no time.
17. Place Value and Patterns with Rounding
In this lesson, you will explore and learn how to use place value rules and patterns to round whole numbers to the nearest 10, 100, and 1,000 in order to solve real-world problems.
18. Using a Number Line for Addition & Subtraction
Have you ever felt stuck when trying to add or subtract? There are many tools and tricks to help you find an answer quickly. In this lesson, we will explore a super helpful tool for addition and subtraction called a number line.
19. How to Use a Number Line
In this lesson you'll not only discover what a number line is, but you'll also learn how to use a number line to solve many math problems. Read on to learn more about number lines in this math lesson.
20. Counting on the Number Line
By now, you've probably learned to use different things to help you solve problems. In this lesson, you'll learn how to count on a number line when you're adding, subtracting, and multiplying.
21. Numbers 1-50: Lesson for Kids
Counting the numbers 1 to 50 can be done in different ways using various images and techniques. Let's keep reading to learn more about the numbers 1 to 50.
22. Numbers 1-20: Lesson for Kids
Counting the numbers from 1 to 20 can be done in several different ways. In this lesson, you will learn several ways to count: counting by adding one, counting with a number line, counting with words, and skip counting.
23. Numbers 1-100: Lesson for Kids
Counting is an important skill that we use every day. Did you know that there is more than one way to count objects? In this lesson, you will learn different ways to count the numbers 1 to 100.
24. Numbers 1-30: Lesson for Kids
Counting the numbers 1 to 30 can be done in different ways using various images and techniques. Let's keep reading to learn more about the numbers 1 to 30.
25. How to Count: Lesson for Kids
In math, counting is one of the first skills you need in order to solve problems. Come and learn about real-life situations that require counting, strategies that you can use to learn to count and how to skip count.
Earning College Credit
Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.
To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page
Transferring credit to the school of your choice
Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.
Other chapters within the Math for Kids course
- Geometry for Elementary School
- Fractions for Elementary School
- Math Basics for Elementary School
- Statistics for Elementary School
- Number Properties for Elementary School
- Algebra for Elementary School
- Math Patterns for Elementary School
- History of Math for Elementary School
- Math Terms for Elementary School
- Working with Numbers for Elementary School
- Types of Numbers for Elementary School
- Measurements for Elementary School
- Working with Data for Elementary School
- Representing Numbers for Elementary School
- Types of Data for Elementary School
- Math Strategies for Elementary School
- Fraction Operations for Elementary School
- Shapes for Elementary School
- Negative Numbers for Elementary School
- Decimals for Elementary School
- Lines & Angles for Elementary School
- Multiplication for Elementary School