This engaging lesson plan introduces Newton’s Nemesis No. 1. The plan contains universal elements of lessons that can be used for a variety of formats, include those recommended by EdTPA. Aligned to Common Core Math Standards, the engaging activities that are modified for all learners encourage working with models and mathematical writing about fraction division […]
There are many intriguing ways fraction division can be interpreted. The most common are measurement and partitive, but there are more. No wonder it’s so challenging to teach!
I was telling a math teacher friend about the comic book series I was developing about teaching fraction division, which really was based on how division is understood. She excitedly asked, “Which model of division are you using?” I said, “Both!” If you search for the two models of division on the Internet you’ll […]