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CLIP 857

Division with remainders

Division with remainders

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Key Info
  • Division with remainders
  • Duration: 02:18
  • An introduction to division with remainders, illustrated with a real life problem. If 21 children need to get across a river but each boat holds only 5, how many boats will be needed?
  • Subject:



    Problem Solving: Numbers and Calculations

  • Keywords: division, dividing, problem solving, remainder, real life
Ideas for use in class
  • This could be used as a prompt for a problem solving activity and could be extended to alternative scenarios or using larger numbers. Also, a series of questions could be asked - initially ask the pupils to solve 21 divided by 5, then ask the same question as a word problem. Discuss how you would write the answer differently.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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