• Multiply and divide decimal numbers to thousandths by one-digit whole numbers
• Divide whole numbers by simple fractions and by decimal numbers to hundredths
• Evaluate expressions that involve whole numbers and decimals, including expressions that contain brackets, using order of operations
• Add and subtract fractions with simple like and unlike denominators
• Demonstrate, using concrete materials, the relationship between the repeated addition of fractions and the multiplication of that fraction by a whole number
• Solve problems involving:
• whole numbers
• decimals
• fractions
• integers
• percents
• unit rates

– Focusing on the Fundamentals of Math – A Teacher’s Guide, p.7

# Text Resources

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#### A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics Gr. 4-6, Number Sense and Numeration, Vol 3, Multiplication

(Though this document is written for the Junior grades, it still applies to students in grades 7-8 who need extra support with multiplication).

#### A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics Gr. 4-6, Number Sense and Numeration, Vol 4, Division

(Though this document is written for the Junior grades, it still applies to students in grades 7-8 who need extra support with division).