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Lesson 1: Division Strategies

This week, you will looking at strategies to solve division number sentences.


The first thing we would like you to do, is to have a discussion with your grown up about which method you remember learning in class. Below is some videos for you to have a look at. Some of you will be working on repeated subtraction and some of you will be doing bus stop method. Watch the videos below.


Division by repeated subtraction (BBC Bitesize)


Division by repeated subtraction (This is how to lay it out)


Bus Stop Method (one digit: the last example explains when you get remainders)


Bus Stop Method (two digit)




Have a go at the number sentences below. Do not mark them today as you can self assess tomorrow!


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