## Dividing Fractions for Understanding

Student understanding of dividing with fractions is usually regulated to something to the effect of, “You need to flip the fraction and you need to multiply.” As a teacher, I …

## Teach for Understanding

Check out this quick video on teaching concepts through concrete and pictorial models to increase understanding.

## Dividing Using the Area Model in Context of Problem Solving

143 students will be attending the school music concert. Each row will seat 13 students. How many rows will be needed for all of the students to have a seat? …

## Arrays – Top 5 things to know about using arrays to model multiplication & division

Top 5 Things to know about using arrays to model multiplication & division: 1. An array is an arrangement of things organized into equal rows and equal columns, which creates …

## Understanding Division

What is division? Division is when you know the total amount, and either the number of groups or the size of the equal groups are unknown. Students are expected to …

## Math Journaling Top 10

Math journaling can be an essential strategy for students applying their understanding of concepts with written proof and informal assessment for teacher’s to guide the learning. Here are the Top …