## What is ETA hand2mind?

ETA hand2mind is an industry leader in the educational manipulative market. We manufacture and sell more than 7,000 Math, Science and Reading manipulatives, supplies & Custom Kits . We offer a variety of Staff Development programs in these areas.

### What manipulatives are good for fractions?

Top 5 manipulatives for learning fractions

- Fraction Tiles And Fraction Circles.
- Learning Resources Magnetic 3D Fraction Shapes.
- Fraction Dominoes Challenge Cards.
- Fraction Fun Pizza.
- Fraction Tower Linking Cubes.

#### What is a fraction manipulative?

Learning fractions can be a dreaded experience for many elementary age students. Manipulatives are any item that can be physically manipulated by a student with their hands to help them understand and work out problems. Fraction manipulatives are excellent learning tools and can be broken down into four categories.

**What are hands on math materials?**

At the heart of Hands-On Math, is a set of four number lines used to demonstrate concepts and help solve related math problems. Instruction is organized by unit, skill area, and lesson. All units: Counting, Sets, Math symbols, Patterns, and Base Ten, have four skill areas.

**What are VersaTiles in math?**

VersaTilesÂ® helps students build math and literacy proficiency in a challenging, rewarding way. Self-checking answer system creates a safe learning environment that increases student confidence. Flexible, reliable, low-prep classroom solution. Aligned to state and national standards.

## How do you teach a dyslexic child a fraction?

If there is no complete object in view a Dyslexic child tends to lose the concept being taught. Use several examples of fractions of things until they start to understand what the concept of a fraction is. They need to connect the abstract language of math with the concrete ideas it represents.

### What should I buy for my math classroom?

Top 10 Things Every Middle School Math Teacher Should Have For Their Classroom

- Fun, Nerdy, Math Decorations.
- Good Grading Pens.
- Looseleaf and/or Scrap Paper.
- Manipulatives.
- Expanding File Folder.
- Pencil-top Erasers.
- LARGE supply of pre-sharpened pencils.
- Class sets of rulers, protractors, and compasses.

#### How do Cuisenaire rods work?

Unlike Color Tiles, which provide a discrete model of numbers, Cuisenaire Rods, because of their different yet related lengths, provide a continuous model. This means they allow you to assign a value to 1 rod and then assign values to the other rods by using the relationships among the rods.