Welcome to Clip from Spiral logo

Interactive video lesson plan for: Ordering Decimals Song by NUMBEROCK

Activity overview:

1. Ordering Decimals Lesson:: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Ordering-and-Comparing-Decimals-Lesson-Plan-With-HD-Music-Video-2264582 ◀ Safe Link
2. Buy our EBOOK and Lesson Library for 70% off: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Printables-Worksheets-for-Cool-Math-Video-Lessons-2200780 ◀ Safe Link

NUMBEROCK 3rd Grade Math DVD: https://www.amazon.com/NUMBEROCK-3rd-Grade-Math-DVD/dp/B01M8F3WMM/ref=sr_1_27?s=movies-tv&ie=UTF8&qid=1483828851&sr=1-27&keywords=3rd+grade+dvd ◀ LINK
NUMBEROCK 4th Grade Math DVD: https://www.amazon.com/NUMBEROCK-4th-Grade-Math-DVD/dp/B01N1Z42R8/ref=sr_1_13?s=movies-tv&ie=UTF8&qid=1483828912&sr=1-13&keywords=4th+grade+dvd ◀ LINK
NUMBEROCK 5th Grade Math DVD: https://www.amazon.com/NUMBEROCK-5th-Grade-Math-DVD/dp/B01N9OG2H8/ref=sr_1_5?s=movies-tv&ie=UTF8&qid=1483828993&sr=1-5&keywords=5th+grade+math+dvd ◀ LINK


Investigate the values of gold coins, pieces of silver, and even watch decimals fly through the sky in the quest to compare and order decimals. Simply press play and watch your students have a blast while learning along with this rad pop song with stunning animations.

Other topics include the place value of decimals and the names of the decimal place values. Don't be surprised if your students ask for a link or copy because they want to watch this song again while doing their homework!

Numberock Songs Appropriate For:
Elementary School Math
3rd Grade - 5th Grade

UK Equivalent
Year 4 - Year 6 KS2 Maths


I have two gold coins that are shiny and round.
One’s four hundred five thousandths of a pound;
the other weighs four hundred ten thousandths.
Which is the greater of my investments?

To order them, I looked left to right
and found the first place that was not alike.
One’s greater than zero, the greater piece I hold
is four hundred ten thousandths of a pound of gold.

Line up the decimal points vertically;
look left to right horizontally;
compare the greatest place that’s different;
the greater number will become apparent.

I found two pieces of silver digging in the ground.
One was one hundred two thousandths of a pound.
The other piece was ninety-nine thousandths.
Which one contained the greater contents?

To order them, I looked left to right
and found the first place that was not alike.
One’s bigger than zero, so of the two,
one hundred two thousandths was the greater value.

A number line can help make visible
the place value of any decimal.
Between zero and one, divide it into tenths.
In each tenth fits ten hundredths;
in each hundredth fits ten thousandths;
each place value to the right is ten times less.

This video addresses the following Common Core Standards:

4.NF Compare two decimals to hundredths by reasoning about their size.

5.NBT Compare two decimals to thousandths based on meanings of the digits in each place, using greater than, equal to, and less than symbols to record the results of comparisons.

http://www.NUMBEROCK.com is a provider of educational videos for kids which was founded by an innovative 5th Grade teacher who envisioned a new kind of classroom where students got energized for math class. Parents of his students even noticed their children singing mathematics songs around the dinner table well beyond school hours.

Seeing his students so enthusiastic when it was time for math was welcome, to say the least! But the epiphanous moment was when students were singing math songs all-day long like they were in the American Top 40!

Each of these rhythmic music videos from NUMBEROCK can be enjoyed right here on our YouTube Channel. We, hereby, cordially invite you to browse through the full library and hope you'll find that the songs make the maths* remarkably more fun.

We dare to believe that these math songs + videos can actually identify with elementary school children's increasingly finicky perception of what is cool and trendy. While each song is diverse in composition, most fit directly into the modern musical genres that excite young kids: genres such as Rap, R&B, Pop, Hip-Hop and even Reggae!

We're curious to see how these musical math videos will be used now that we have shared them with a broader audience. But whether you use these songs as a rich teaching resource or just to brighten up the school-day a bit, we hope that as our project continues you will eventually find a relevant song for each lesson plan and concept in the math curriculum taught throughout the academic year.

Our main goal is to make teaching and learning math more fun and more interactive. SchoolHouse Rock! has done this in other subjects for us in the previous generations, and many of us still enjoy watching their YouTube Videos which teach us about Government, Science, and English amongst other subjects.

Tagged under: Comparing Decimals,Numberock,Number Rock,UCt9SZgFExNwWTH5T_JnyF-A,Ordering Decimals,Ordering Decimals Song,Ordering Decimals Song For Kids,Decimal Rounding,Rounding Song,Ordering Decimal Numbers,Ordering Decimals Least Greatest,Rounding Numbers,ordering numbers number line,Ordering Numbers Song,Comparing Numbers,Comparing Ordering Decimals,Decimals Song,decimals,decimals kids,comparing decimals song,comparing decimals 5th grade,5th grade

Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.

Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip

Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans

Play this activity

1. Students enter a simple code

2. You play the video

3. The students comment

4. You review and reflect

* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities

Share on:

Share Ordering Decimals Song by NUMBEROCK on Google+ Share Ordering Decimals Song by NUMBEROCK on Twitter Share Ordering Decimals Song by NUMBEROCK on Facebook Pin Ordering Decimals Song by NUMBEROCK Email Ordering Decimals Song by NUMBEROCK

Ready to see what else Spiral logo can do?

With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.


Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking


Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class

Team Up

Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices


Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes

1000s of teachers use Spiral to deliver awesome, engaging activities that capture students' understanding during lessons.

Now it's your turn Sign up

Spiral Reviews by Teachers and Digital Learning Coaches

Review of Spiral by teacher: Kathryn Laster @kklaster

Tried out the canvas response option on @SpiralEducation & it's so awesome! Add text or drawings AND annotate an image! #R10tech

Review of Spiral by teacher: Room 220 Math Stars @3rdgradeBCE

Using @SpiralEducation in class for math review. Student approved! Thumbs up! Thanks.

Review of Spiral by teacher: Miss Ord @ordmiss

Absolutely amazing collaboration from year 10 today. 100% engagement and constant smiles from all #lovetsla #spiral

Review of Spiral by teacher: Adam J. Stryker @strykerstennis

Students show better Interpersonal Writing skills than Speaking via @SpiralEducation Great #data #langchat folks!

Review of Spiral by teacher: Dr Ayla Göl @iladylayla

A good tool for supporting active #learning.

Review of Spiral by teacher: Brett Erenberg @BrettErenberg

The Team Up app is unlike anything I have ever seen. You left NOTHING out! So impressed!

Get the Clip Chrome Extension & Create Video Lessons in Seconds

Add Clip to Chrome