Lesson Plan


work on understanding the process of division
Catie M.
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My Grades 7, 8, 9

Students will be able to understand the division process and begin solving simple division problems. 

Grades 3 – 4
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1 Hook

Activity: Other — Introduction

Students will be given a set of manipulatives to explore. For example a large square that is made up of 4 smaller ones, a square made up of 2 triangles, etc. 

2 Direct Instruction

Activity: Presenting

As a whole group work with the students showing them various examples using the manipulatives.

Ex: 4 divided by 2 using 4 squares and putting them into 2 groups

Work you way through several examples with them.

You can use www.maththings.net/multiplicationanddivision.htm for help

3 Independent Practice

Activity: Exploring

Give the students several examples to work on in pairs. When all the pairs have finished go over the problems together to assess who understood, we needs more help and we is completely off track.

4 Wrap Up

Activity: Assessing

Students will practice their new skills using the app Fun Quick Math. This will help reinforce the concept and allow the a chance to have fun.