Place Value Activities | Cut-Glue, Coloring, Puzzles

Employ our exquisite activity-based worksheets to assist young learners in grade 1 through grade 4 gain a thorough understanding on the concept of place values. This page features a wide range of engaging tasks like color the caterpillar, cut-and glue activities involving blocks, jigsaw puzzles, railroad cars, place value strips and much more! Print some of these worksheets for free!

Color Activity

Color the caterpillar

Get young ones in 3rd grade and 4th grade to color the segments on the fuzzy wuzzy caterpillars in accordance with the place values given! This activity helps kids recognize place values of numbers and hones their fine motor skills as well.

Block Activity


Observe the numbers given in the pdf worksheets for grade 1 and grade 2. Cut out the appropriate number of blocks from the cut-page and glue them onto the worksheets. This forms a strong visual aid in understanding place values!

Puzzle Activity

Jigsaw puzzles

Read the numbers shown in the boxes. Cut out the puzzle pieces displayed as blocks, number names, numbers in the place value form and word form that match the given numbers. Glue them in the correct boxes.

Train Activity

Assemble your train

Observe the numbers displayed on the engines. Cut out the railroad cars that comprise blocks, number names, numbers in the place value form and word form and match them with the engine numbers. Glue them together to form a train with four railroad cars. Ideal for 1st grade and 2nd grade kids.

3digit Strips Activity

Place value strips: 3-digit numbers

Read the numbers displayed on each worksheet. Cut-and-glue the appropriate number of place value strips in the columns to match the given numbers. Use the template to create your own activity.

4digit Strips Activity

Place value strips: 4-digit numbers

Observe the 4-digit number shown on the printable worksheets for grade 3 and grade 4. Cut out the apt number of place value strips. Glue them onto the worksheets to match the numbers provided. Children may hone their fine motor skills with this place value activity.