Place Value

In order to remember the place value markings, we meet our character - Oscar the Horrible!

 

Place value markings are really important for all aspects of maths. One of the key benefits of knowing your place values is to be able to multiply and divide by 10,100,1000 (or indeed any power of 10). This video uses the place value slider to quickly do this calculation.

 

This video from White Rose explains another way to picture the multiplication and division of 10,100 and 1000.