That isn’t how it works.
Teaching Division: The Herding Game
Continuing with Division Learning
After about 12 minutes, we headed back to the classroom and I taught them the pretzel game. This was a game I used with an intervention group last year, but I was pretty confident that I could really get ALL the students thinking. This time I played a game against one of my students with the rest of the class watching. We really started to dig into division concepts, making predictions about how many remainders there would be, and so on.
It all flowed so easily from there…