Differentiating instruction is a key part of teaching and is especially important when teaching division with equal groups. Division can be tricky for students to master, but with the right approach, you can help them understand and learn this important skill. In this post, we'll discuss ways to ... READ *the* POST

## One Way to Guarantee More Rigor with Division Activities

Giving students more rigor in their division math activities is easier than you probably think. First, though let's define "rigor." Rigor occurs when students develop a better conceptual understanding of a math concept. When they gain procedural skills and fluency and can apply this new ... READ *the* POST

## How to Get Your Students to Love Division

"There should be no such thing as boring mathematics." - Albert Einstein. If you have taught math to kids, you know this quote is accurate. If math activities are fun and engaging, your students are all in, and you can teach them just about any math concept. With that in mind, I found out how ... READ *the* POST

## How to Solve Word Problems – A Valentine’s Day Math Activity

Mention "word problems" to most adults and you can hear the groans. They don't have great memories from their school days about learning this essential, but difficult skill. But - your students don't have to have the same memories as their parents. If you teach them how to solve the word problem in ... READ *the* POST

## How to Teach Division Word Problems in 3rd Grade

Word problems. Those two words bring fear and loathing to a whole lot of people. Fortunately, those people aren't 3rd graders - yet. They are still learning and growing and most of them don't hate math or word problems. How we teach this skill is important. Word problems are life. They are the ... READ *the* POST

## 3 Ways to Use Division Word Problems in Your Classroom

Teaching division in 3rd grade can be challenging. It's a concept that 3rd graders may really struggle with. However, there are 3 Ways to Use Division Word Problems in Your Classroom that will make a difference in how your students learn and practice them!
1. Whole Group Instruction
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