Algebra for Kids!

Inspire your students with success! Hands-On Equations enables your students in grades 3 and up to solve equations such as 4x + 3 = 3x + 9 in three enjoyable lessons using the balance model.

Welcome to Hands-On Equations®

the fun way to learn algebra for students in grades 3 and up.

The Power of a Visual Fractions Model

Dr. Henry Borenson

has been a mathematics educator for more than 50 years. He is the President of Borenson and Associates, Inc., and the inventor of Hands-On Equations. His teaching experience includes working with low-achieving students in the South Bronx of New York City, as well as Math Olympiad students at Stuyvesant High School in New York City. He has served as a classroom teacher, a mathematics supervisor, and a K-12 mathematics coordinator.