PLACE VALUE 1. I can read, write and compare decimals (thousandths) and whole numbers 2. I can explain the patterns of place value shift when multiplying or dividing by powers of 10. (Click to see sample video). 3. I can see that in a multi-digit number, a digit in one place is ten times what it represented in the place to its right. 4. I can see that in a multi-digit number, a digit in one place is 1/10 of what it would be in the place to its left.