This activity allows students to understand situations that entail multiplication and division, such as equal groupings of objects and sharing equally. Using a manipulative, students physically demonstrate computations with division.
Tips to Help Your Students Learn Division Vocabulary
This activity meets the NCTM standard on understanding situations that entail division, such as equal grouping. In this activity, student make equal groups of skittles out of a larger number. Since it uses candy, children will be rewarded for their work.