Division and Rudy Garcia-Tolson

This week in math students will continue to work on multiplication strategies and will begin to practice division.

If you’re still struggling with multiplication, here’s a review video:

Remember to practice basic facts, too.  It’s much easier to multiply and divide when you know the multiplication facts really well.

We will also start working on division this week.  Some students have already had some instruction with division, but others have not.  We’ll go over the basics and advance onto long division.

Here are a few examples:

Check out the practice problems at Khan Academy.  Click here!

Reading

This week students will read Making a Splash, the story of Paralympic athlete Rudy Garcia-Tolson.

Students will identify character traits and study nonfiction writing.

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