*Fun! Hands-on visuals!
*Differentiating Rows and Columns!
*Using your fingers to visualize the partition lines to be drawn.
*Partitioning the rectangles. Practice with dice.
*Practice pages for partitioning rectangles into rows and columns.
*One practice page has 4 rectangles for students who need bigger rectangles and less items on the page. The other practice page has 9 smaller rectangles that can be duplicated back to back to provide several opportunities to practice individually or with a partner.