# Surf for More Math

## Lesson 6 - Division Strategies

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Division
Strategies, here are some games and interactive activities they can
do on their own or in pairs.

**Goal **

Use estimation and multiplication to solve division
problems with greater numbers.

**Builds Upon **

Student Book pages 252-253

**Instructions for Use **

Long
Division is an animation that lets students observe step-by-step
instructions to answer long division questions.

Click the 'OK' button and follow the review. To see another example,
click the 'Next' button.

Division
using Square Units lets students explore and practice division by
using square units.

To use Division using Square Units, click 'Show
Me'. This option lets students explore the result of dividing one number
by another, by dragging the slider to the left of the grid. A dividend
is given and, by adjusting the slider, the quotient and the remainder
change within the grid in the corresponding equation to the right. The
numbers below and to the left of the grid represent the number of blue
boxes in the grid. The red blocks represent the remainder in the given
equation.

Click on the "Test Me' to solve division problems. Use the slider to
create an array to represent the division problem. Input the answers
in the text boxes and click 'Check' to see if they are correct.