Dr. Powell demonstrates how to use two-color counters to divide fractions.

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# Project STAIR

## Supporting Teaching of Algebra: Individual Readiness

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Month: June 2019

# Dividing Fractions Using the Set Model

# Multiplying Fractions – Part 1

# Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators using the Set Model

Dr. Powell demonstrates how to use two-color counters to divide fractions.

In part 1 of this 3-part video series, Sarah Powell from the University of Texas explains that fractions are one of the hardest topics for students to really understand and be able to manipulate. If you are looking for a way to walk through what it really means to multiply fractions, check out this video.

Dr. Powell uses the two-color counters to subtract fractions with unlike denominators.