I am literally speechless. This technique may save my sanity: "SO SIMPLE - how to teach long division in 3 minutes or less where has this been my whole life?! "
Short Division>Long Division. An example comparing traditional long division versus short division for the same math problem.
Division Project or Math Center *Movie Marathon* (Long Division) Engage your students in practicing "long" division (no matter what method you teach) with this 9 page project. Students get to explore the ins and outs of a movie theatre as they use their long division skills. Perfect for DIFFERENTIATION! $
Today we began division. I always suck my kids in by telling them I'm going to teach them how to divide without division. They never believe me, but it doesn't take long for them to figure out where I'm going. We use multiplication to divide! After all, multiplication is way more fun than division, right? ;) P2