### Division Strategies

Just like blogging, I am also new to fourth grade. There have been many ups and downs this year, but I have definitely grown as an educator. A couple weeks ago, it was time to start division. I knew I needed to make sure that my students understood the concept of division before jumping into the standard algorithm, but how to do this? I wasn't quite sure. I started by having my students experiment with hands-on manipulatives and grid paper. Their strategies amazed me! Here is the problem I…

Easy way to subtract across zeros without regrouping!

### FOIL method Poster for multiplying binomials

FOIL method Poster for multiplying binomials.I am a big fan of the FOIL method for multiplying binomials. Although I know some educators use the box method, my students find the FOIL method easier and much faster with a little practice. I have color coded the First, Outers, Inners and Last term arrows for a great visual aid and used black swoops to show where to combine like terms.The poster is in an 8.5 x 11 inch format.I have included 3 versions with slight variations of vocabulary.

### Easy Finger Math Tricks | LoveToKnow

While using your fingers is not the fastest way to recall a multiplication fact while doing a problem, finger tricks can help kids figure out how to answer ...

### Multiplying Decimals Anchor Chart

Multiplying Decimals Anchor Chart PosterThis anchor chart poster is a great tool to display in your classroom. Students will be reminded that when multiplying decimals we need to count the place values and move the decimal point that many times in the product. The step by step directions are provide...

Math can be a hard and a boring subject for most kids. But you can make it easier for them using some clever tricks that would help them master different aspect of basic mathematics easily, and they can even have fun doing it. Take a look at these easy tricks that would help your kid be so much better at math. #mathforchildren #learnmath #mathforadults #learnmathforadults

### Fast Fractions – Easy System

Fun way to help remember how to add, multiply, and divide fractions.

### Multiplication Made Easy

Wish I had seen this about two years ago--would have made my son's life so much easier! Multiplication Made Easy - YouTube

Liquid Measurements Free Printable - the gallon monster conversion! I used this as a kid

### Dividing Fractions Anchor Chart, Game Freebie, and Math Journal

We tackled dividing fractions this week! I was a little bit apprehensive about it since these are wee little fourth graders working on this...

### Fast Algebra Techniques More on mathematics and learning in general under central ... - Welcome My Home

Fast Algebra Techniques Mehr zur Mathematik und Lernen allgemein unter zentral-l… Fast Algebra Techniques More on mathematics and learning in general at central-earn.de

### Long Division : Horizontal Box Method- updated

83 worksheets of Long Division with the Box Method which is a horizontal graphic instead of the traditional vertical graphic. This is a must for struggling learners. The steps are almost the same but much easier to remember and has "clicked" with many of my students. Try it and you will be hooked! A...

### Easy Finger Math Tricks | LoveToKnow

While using your fingers is not the fastest way to recall a multiplication fact while doing a problem, finger tricks can help kids figure out how to answer ...

### Skip Counting Songs

Skip counting songs are very effective for teaching multiplication. Best of all these songs teach kids about the patterns that make up multiplication.