Teaching With a Mountain View: Teaching Long Division

Mary, an upper elementary teacher and the face behind TpT store Teaching with a Mountain View, has fantastic tips for teaching long division.

Teaching division with remainders. What do you do with the remainder?

Teaching division--especially remainders--can be tricky! Using real world examples, hands on activities, and a little fun makes it better!

After students can compute with long division, they need to know exactly what it is they are computing! They must be explicitly taught interpreting remainders, and these task cards help them see what to do with each remainder they come across.

MATH Division - Interpreting the Remainder Poster/Anchor Chart