# Division Strategies: Partial Quotient Strategy Fold-Up & Practice

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4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
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### PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

The new Common Core Standards for Math prompted me to create this Partial Quotient Strategy pack for use with students and with parents.

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Common Core stresses arming students with a variety of strategies to solve a problem. This includes division. I’ve spent countless hours trying to teach the long division algorithm to each and every student. The truth is, some kids JUST DON’T GET IT! Common Core gives the teacher permission to try teaching the concept using a different strategy. Amazingly, these struggling students seem to catch on fairly quickly to the Partial Quotient Strategy.

At nearly every parent/teacher conference I had this year, I heard how challenging the math was. How the parents could not even help their child with their math because the way we are solving problems is ‘not the way they learned it’. Well, this packet, particularly the fold-up would make a great resource for parents.

Included in this packet is a one-fold fold-up. The cover gives a brief explanation of the partial quotient method. The inside gives two detailed examples.

I have also included to 2-sided worksheet to use with students. Also, included is a detailed answer key.

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I just introduced Partial Quotients. Students loved this. Others that knew the long division algorithm wanted to go straight to that. I want to focus on conceptual understanding and this is excellent way to teach conceptually. Thank you!
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I absolutely loved this. It helped our students a lot. Thanks!
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I was looking for a handout to help with this long division method. Look good! Thanks.
I am glad you like it!

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I love this for a quick, easy description of partial quotient strategy FOR PARENTS!!! It's so difficult to explain why/how we want our students to use this strategy. This totally helps! THANK YOU!!! I also like for the students to glue it into their math journals for later reference.
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This was a great addition to our interactive math notebooks. It provided the necessary practice and allowed for students to organize their work space. Thank you!
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Great way to help those kids who are not quite getting the old fashioned way of dividing.
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CAN NOT WAIT TO USE NEXT YEAR!!!
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I had taught partial quotients using this technique before, but needed something extra. I used this as a sheet for peer teachers. My students enjoyed using this sheet.
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Love the explanation for parents. Great resource!
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Will be using these!
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Love the foldable! Will be great for my students interactive notebooks.
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This will make sense for my struggling 5th graders.
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This lesson was perfect and exactly what I was looking for...Thanks for making such a high quality product!
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Great product for partial quotients!
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Great for Common Core...this is a hard to find subject. Great resource. Thanks!
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Great resource to reinforce division...thanks!
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always looking for ways to teach the dreaded long division
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This is great for my students learning partial division.
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Great strategy for division with 1-divisor. Do you have anything for 2-divisors? Difficult concept for my 5th graders.
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Thanks for the help teaching this strategy to my students. Love this.
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Great way to help students who are right on the edge!
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Love partial quotients! Great to have extra problems with the line already drawn for the partial quotients. The fold-up was a great addition too!
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Great alternative to traditional long division. 1 digit divisor into 3-4 digit dividend lesson has a great deal of practice included.
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Why didn't they teach division this way when I was in fifth grade?! I think this makes so much more sense and several of my students agree!
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Getting ready to start division soon and needed partial quotients instead of the traditional algorithm so my kids can continue to build number sense. Thanks so much!
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Loved this! Thanks so much for having JUST EXACTLY what I was looking for!! It helped my students so much! :)