Getting ready for fractions with The Doorbell Rang

This short video describes how The Doorbell Rang and related activities can help young children get ready for working with fractions.

Understanding and being able to work with fractions are important life skills.  The first step in getting ready for fractions is firm grasp on the concept of equal parts.  This short video describes how reading The Doorbell Rang by Pat Hutchins and working through related activities can help young children develop a better understanding of equally dividing and sharing things.