### Getting students ready to divide and tackle remainders!

It’s division time–and I am always shocked at how students freak out about division…and how much “harder” it is than

### 3 Formative Assessment Tips: Coaching Misconceptions in Math

One thing I know to be true… Most struggling students do not do their best learning during large group instruction.

### Teaching the Concept of Division and Remainders

As I did my division planning for math last week, I really spent some time thinking about how we rush,

### The Herding Game: Introducing Division Concepts

So, it’s that time of year when I have to introduce division concepts to my students.  Some have had some

### Introducing Division Concepts!

Today is my day to post over on All Things Upper Elementary, and today I am writing about how I

### A Remainder of One–and a Kiss or Two!

We continued our division studies by reading and sharing the following book: If you aren’t familiar with it, it is

### Division + Cookies = Mathematical Thinking!

Well, after the fun of “The Doorbell Rang”, I thought it might be kind of fun to continue with our

### Division Day 3: Fun and Games

Just a quick post today to teach you a game that REALLY helped my students review the concept of “factors”

### Division Day 2: Cookie Time!

Back into the division trenches today with one of my favorite “kick off” activities!  I love it when a piece

### Constructing MORE Meaning! Division Day 1!

Hello and Happy Sunday! Thanks to ALL of you so much for your support of my fraction unit!  I was