Category Archives: Middle School

Middle School – Long Division with Decimal Dividends

By | April 23, 2017

Long Division with Decimal Dividends In this tutorial students will learn how to solve long division problems that have decimal dividends.  Finally, the student will learn how to verify their answers.

Middle School – Long Division with Decimal Divisors

By | April 22, 2017

Long Division with Decimal Divisors In this tutorial students will learn how to solve long division problems that have decimal divisors.  Finally, the students will learn how to verify their answers.

Middle School – Long Division with Decimal Quotients

By | April 21, 2017

Long Division with Decimal Quotients In this tutorial students will learn how to solve long division problems with decimal quotients.  Finally, the student will learn how to verify their answers.

Middle School – Long Division with Remainders

By | April 20, 2017

Long Division with Remainders In this tutorial students will learn how to solve long division problems with remainders.  The students will also learn how to transform the quotient into a mixed number.  Finally, the student will learn how to verify their answers.

Middle School – Long Division using CHUNKING METHOD

By | April 19, 2017

Long Division using CHUNKING METHOD In this tutorial students will learn the chunking method to solve long division problems.  The students will learn how to use multiplication facts to help solve these long division problems.

Middle School – Standard Long Division

By | April 18, 2017

Standard Long Division In this tutorial students will learn the standard method to solve long division problems.  The students will learn to Divide, Multiply, Subtract and then Bring Down.  Students will also learn the acronym DMSB and the mnemonic “Does McDonalds Sell Burger” (DMSB).  Finally, the students will learn the vocabulary: Divisor, Dividend and Quotient… Read More »

Middle School – Ratios and Ratio Notation

By | April 17, 2017

Ratios and Ratio Notation In this tutorial students will learn how to compare 2 quantities by division.  They will also learn how to write those comparisons using 3 different notations.  Those notations being, A:B, A to B, and A/B.  Those comparisons can be PART to PART, PART to WHOLE and WHOLE to PART.  Finally, it… Read More »

Pre-Algebra – Convert a repeating decimal to a fraction

By | January 31, 2017

Convert a repeating decimal to a fraction In this tutorial the students will learn how convert a repeating decimal to a fraction.  The students will also verify the results with the TI-84 Plus C graphing calculator.

Algebra – Prime Factorization Playlist

By | January 29, 2017

Prime Factorization Playlist In this tutorial playlist students learn how to find the Greatest Common Factor (GCF) and Least Common Multiple (LCM) using Prime Factorization.  Students will also used the TI-84 to verify our results. Sometime GFC is also referred to as GCD, Greatest Common Divisor. Virginia Standards of Learning(SOL) SOL 4.5 The student will a)… Read More »

Algebra – How to use ratios to compare quantities that have different units

By | January 21, 2017

Conversion Factors In this tutorial the student will learn how to use ratios to compare quantities that have different units.  The students will also learn how to use a conversion factor.  The conversion factor is then used to eliminate the unit of measure that is not needed.