Students will learn how to identify place value in multi-digit numbers. For example, in 4,396, the digit 3 represents 3 hundreds, because it's in the hundreds place.

Finding place value by Khan Academy

Identify value of a digit by Khan Academy

Next, students will learn how digits can be arranged to form the largest or smallest number. For example, given the digits 7, 1, 4, 2, the largest number would be 7421, and the smallest would be 1247.

Creating largest or smallest number by Khan Academy

Next, give your students these challenges:

- Six Is the Sum by NRICH
- Find a Path by NRICH

Conclude by leading this investigation:

Beetle Blitz!

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