Tag Archives: dividing

Dividing Fractions: from annoying to FUN!

Dividing fractions has always been an annoying process, with the need to re-copy the problem and use the reciprocal of the second fraction. Well, no more. With this student-friendly new approach, kids will start dividing fractions with fun, gusto, and accuracy. Check it out!

Good Question

Isn’t it great when kids ask good questions? (Rhetorical question, that, of course.) I got a good question today, about factoring. I was showing this student how to factor by taking out the GCG, and he asks me, “So what’s the difference between factoring and dividing?” You see, we had been using dividing when factoring […]