Problem Sets: Time Frame Not Task Frame


What do we all need more of? TIME! Whether it is time to finish projects in our personal or professional lives, I don’t think I...

Application of the Tape Diagram—A Tool For Problem Solving


A load of bricks is twice as heavy as a load of sticks. The total weight of 4 loads of bricks and 4 loads of sticks is 771 kilograms....

The Value of Think Time


As teachers we are pressed for time. We have what seems like a week’s worth of material in front of us and only an hour to teach it....

Comparison of Fractions — Beyond Common Denominators


Given two fractions, how do we compare them? As a young student, the way I learned to compare fractions was to use the strategy of...

The Progression Of Grade 4 Modules


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