Multiplicative Thinking

For the Teacher: Why is this concept important?
For the Teacher: Developing a deeper understanding
Stop Saying

What strategies can I use to explore the concept of division with students? Although the following strategies are not yet fully ready, you may find them helpful.


3 Digit by 1 Digit Division

You will need access to one of the following:

  • Physical Base Ten Blocks (hundreds, tens and ones) plus a piece of paper
  • Printable Base Ten blocks (print in black and white OR color) plus a piece of paper
  • Virtual Base Ten Blocks (CPM Tiles were used in the videos)

Watch Part 1 on YouTube


Watch Part 2 on YouTube


Watch Part 3 on YouTube