A Concrete Look at Long Division!

Unit 6: Rational Numbers
Lesson 8 of 12

Objective: SWBAT model long division with 1, 2, and 3 digit whole number dividends, and apply the algorithm to convert fractions to decimals.

Big Idea: This lesson is multi-layered. It offers the students an opportunity to understand long division, then transitions into the written form using the algorithm once understanding is evident. Finally, the students will apply the algorithm to convert fractions t

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Math, Manipulative Skills, Number Sense and Operations, base 10, long divison, rationa, equation, fair share method, repeated subtract, steps, cooperative learnin, rational numbers
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