These worksheets will teach your beginning students how to order numbers from least to greatest.

#### How to Sort and Order Numbers in a Data Set? A data set has several values that may be ordered randomly. There are several ways to sort and order numbers in a data set. One of the most common ways to do this is to sort them in ascending or descending order. Ascending order is when values are arranged from the smallest to the largest number. For example, if we are arranging digits between 1 and 10 in ascending order, it will be: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 - (the values are arranged from the smallest to the largest value). Descending order is when the numbers are arranged from the largest to the smallest number. For example, if we have to sort out numbers from between 14 and 20 in descending order, it will be: 20, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14 - (The integers are arranged from the largest value to the smallest value).

I always revert to recommending that students always think about number lines when sorting and ordering the value of integers. If you are ordering values least to greatest, that is easy because they would be arranged in that order when you plot them on a number line. If you are looking for the values sorted greatest to least, just think reversed number line. That will usually always get it done for you. These worksheets explain how to order sets of numbers from least to greatest (or vice versa). There is a healthy range in most the integers that are presented.

# Ordering Numbers Worksheets

## Ordering Integers Least to Greatest Worksheet

Students will compare the values that are provided. Fifteen problems are provided.

## Ordering Worksheet

Students will compare each pair of numbers and indicate their relationship. Fifteen problems are provided.

## Negative Practice

Students will practice comparing negative integers. Fifteen problems are provided.

## Ranking Practice

Students will compare and rank each pair of integers. Fifteen problems are provided.

## Arranging Numbers Lesson

This worksheet explains how to arrange numbers in order from least to greatest. A sample problem is solved.

## Lesson and Practice

We walk you through compare from the thousands place down to the ones column.

## Worksheet

Students will arrange numbers by rewriting the values in an ordered manner. Ten problems are provided.

## Practice Worksheet

Students will put number in order by writing them down. You can do it vertically or horizontally, it is your choice.

## Skill Drill

We get another go at this skill and take time run into fully through.

## Warm Up

This is presented in a manner that helps you use it as a whole class.

## Ordering Integers Least to Greatest Drill

Students will compare the numbers provided. Fifteen problems are provided.

## Integers Drill

Students will compare each pair of numbers and indicate their relationship. Fifteen problems are provided.

## Skill Check

Rearrange these integers in such a manner that they grow as you go.

## Class Check

This worksheet has you order these values to get it going.