This engaging lesson plan introduces Newton’s Nemesis No. 1. The plan contains universal elements of lessons that can be used…

This guide has activities and prompts for math journals that illuminate all the math in Newton’s Nemesis and how it…

Peck and Matassa (2016) recently published a research paper that reinforced why fraction division and multiplication is such an important…

In Newton’s Nemesis, I created Theo’s precocious little sister Leah not only because I was like that to my older sister (yes, I regret that a little bit now) but because I wanted to connect division with whole numbers and fractions. There is some evidence that the difficulties with fraction division are rooted in understanding division…

When I first envisioned using a comic book to teach fractions, I naturally went online to see if anyone had thought of the idea yet. There were plenty of resources on teaching the concept of a fraction, and even adding and subtracting. But when I searched…