Strategies for Division

posted Apr 25, 2014, 9:15 AM by Patrick Johnson
Students are learning a variety of strategies for division. Students were given the following problem:

Mr. Johnson has 20 students in the class. What are all the different ways Mr. Johnson can organize desks into equal groups? Show your work.

Students worked on the problem in pairs and discovered a variety of strategies for creating equal groups (see below).

Anchor chart for division strategies we created in class.