Multiplication Teacher Resources
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Patterns in the Multiplication Table
Explore patterns in the multiplication table in order to deepen your third graders' understanding of this essential skill. Implement this activity as a whole-class activity, allowing students to work in pairs or small groups to support discovery of key ideas.
3rd - 4th Math 151 Views 126 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Fishbowl Multiplication
Transition young mathematicians from using repeated addition to multiplication with this fun, hands-on activity. Using manipulatives and the included game board, students work in pairs modeling repeated addition problems before identifying equivalent multiplication facts.
3rd - 5th Math 68 Views 55 Downloads CCSS: Designed
At the Circus
Teach children that going to the circus isn't all about clowning around with this lesson plan on multiplication. Focusing on a series of three circus-themed word problems, students practice creating area models as a tool for finding products of two- and three-digit numbers.
4th - 5th Math 32 Views 30 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Study Jams! Multiples
Cupcakes and pancakes help teach young mathematicians about multiples in this mouth-watering presentation. Watch and learn how knowing her multiples helps Zoe bake enough desserts for her birthday party. Following the presentation, go through the Try It!
3rd - 5th Math 5 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Blank Multiplication Chart
Help young mathematicians master their multiplication facts with this times table template. Including the factors 1-12, this resource is an ideal supplement for teaching about multiplicaiton in the upper-elementary grade levels.
4 mins 3rd - 5th Math 17 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Solve Multiplication Problems: Using Repeated Addition
While young mathematicians are still working to memorize their multiplication facts, teach them how to use repeated addition when solving multiplication problems. The second video in a series models this skill with multiple examples, using pictures to support learners as they develop an understanding of multiplication.
5 mins 2nd - 4th Math 18 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Understand Multiplication Problems: Using Equal Groups
Understanding multiplication as the sum of equal sized groups is a big step for young mathematicians. This concept is clearly demonstrated in the first video of this series, as students learn to write multiplication equations to represent real life situations.
3 mins 2nd - 4th Math 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Solve Multiplication Problems: Using Skip Counting
Explore yet another use of number lines as young mathematicians learn to answer multiplication problems by skip counting. This problem solving approach is clearly modeled with the examples presented in the third video of this series. Young learners demonstrate their understanding of this method by solving the additional word problem included in the Guided Practice video.
4 mins 2nd - 4th Math 11 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Study Jams! Multiplication
What does baking cupcakes have to do with multiplication? Watch this video and find out as your class learns that multiplication is the repeated addition of equal groups. Properties of multiplication are also introduced with illustrations that reinforce their meaning.
2nd - 4th Math 48 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Find the Area of a Polygon Using Multiplication
Use prior experience with the array model of multiplication to teach young mathematicians how to find the area of rectangles in the first video of this four-part series. Multiple examples are presented that clearly demonstrate this process using visual models.
3 mins 2nd - 4th Math 8 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Numbers in a Multiplication Table
Identifying patterns is a crucial skill for all mathematicians, young and old. Explore the multiplication table with your class, using patterns and symmetry to teach about square numbers, prime numbers, and the commutative and identity properties of multiplication.
3rd - 5th Math 113 Views 89 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Administer an activity that fosters a child's understanding of multiples. Young mathematicians are guided to complete three tasks on a multiplication chart. Once they color the boxes with multiples of two, three, and four, learners recognize and describe the patterns they notice.
3rd - 5th Math 88 Views 146 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Solve Multiplication Problems: Using Properties of 1 and 0
Knowing the multiplicative properties of 1 and 0 makes life much easier for young mathematicians. Examples are provided in the third video of this series that clearly demonstrate the use of these properties in real world contexts. A Guided Practice video is also included that provides an opportunity for learners to demonstrate their understanding of these special properties.
3 mins 2nd - 4th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
Understand Multiplication Problems: Matching Equations to Real-World Examples
Strengthen the problem solving skills of young mathematicians by teaching them to identify multiplication word problems with the fourth video of this series. After introducing two guiding questions to ask when solving story problems, the instructor goes on to model how they are used to determine if a given situation involves multiplication.
4 mins 2nd - 4th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Base Ten Activity
Base ten blocks are great tools for developing not only an understanding of whole numbers, but of decimals as well. This upper-elementary lesson uses these versatile manipulatives and the array model to teach young mathematicians how to multiply and divide decimals.
4th - 6th Math 88 Views 60 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Practicing Multiplication Tables
Multiplication will be a breeze! Third graders work on both straightforward multiplication problems and word problems involving money and measurement. All problems involve multiplying numbers 0 - 10. A great homework assignment or warm-up activity!
2nd - 4th Math 88 Views 270 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Find LCM of Two Numbers by Listing the Multiples of Each
Find a common date when two friends order food at different intervals. The video reviews how to find multiples of different numbers. Your learners can practice with a table of multiples or look at a calendar to find the next day both men will order food.
5 mins 5th - 7th Math 7 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Designed
How Many Colored Pencils?
Support young mathematicians' interpretation of place value in order to multiply single-digit numbers by 10. The task builds upon and enhances a learners' understanding of place value, a second grade skill, while introducing them to products of single and two-digit multiplication.
2nd - 4th Math 34 Views 45 Downloads CCSS: Designed