# ALEX Classroom Resource

## Applying Multiplication and Division: Blueberries for Friends

Classroom Resource Information

Title:

Applying Multiplication and Division: Blueberries for Friends

URL:

https://aptv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/7kw4mjqs1um/blueberries-for-friends-khan-7kw4mjqs1um/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

This video demonstrates how students can move from the concrete to the pictorial stage in representing math problems. This video uses a picture to show the understanding of multiplication to solve a division word problem.

Content Standard(s):
 Mathematics MA2015 (2016) Grade: 3 3 ) Use multiplication and division within 100 to solve word problems in situations involving equal groups, arrays, and measurement quantities, e.g., by using drawings and equations with a symbol for the unknown number to represent the problem. (See Appendix A, Table 2.) [3-OA3] NAEP Framework NAEP Statement:: 4A3a: Use letters and symbols to represent an unknown quantity in a simple mathematical expression. NAEP Statement:: 4NPO3f: Solve application problems involving numbers and operations. NAEP Statement:: 8NPO3a: Perform computations with rational numbers.
Tags: arrays, division, multiplication, word problems