For several years, across various school communities, a teacher will tell me, “My kids don’t really have a strategy for … More

# Category: decimal computation

# Life beyond the algorithm: Division of decimals

About the author: Kit Golan Kit is an MfA Master Teacher teaching 6th and 7th grade math in a NYC … More

# Decimal Addition: The Wonders of Friendly Numbers & Compensation

The following post was written by Belinda Paine, an eighth grade special education teacher and one of my credential students. … More

# New strings for Measurement + Unit Conversion

Our 5th grade team was trying to address several challenges with implementing Common Core 5th grade standards of multiplying and … More