Gr8 Learning Resources: I “heart” I
I’ve decided to start a series of great learning resources to keep your kids learning over the summer… and prevent the summer slide. (Kids that aren’t learning over the summer loose gains they’ve made over the past year!)
Gr8 Math Videos for Upper Elementary and Middle School Kids!
First off, I just wanted to share some really cool upper-elementary through middle-school friendly math videos from PBS Learning Media called “I <3 Math“.
I <3 Math: Percent as a Rate
A presentation of multistep ratio and percent problems to illustrate the concept of percent as a rate. This I <3 Math episode uses real-world comparisons to convert rates into equivalent percentages.
I <3 Math: Division of Fractions by Fractions
Combining the concepts of division and fractions to demonstrate division of fractions by fractions. This I <3 Math episode shows how to visualize dividing fractions when problem solving.