This post has 6 great multiplication strategies on a video tutorial! Repeated addition, skip counting, equal groups, block towers, intersections, and arrays included. There is also a quality freebie included!
Teaching strategies for understanding multiplication isn't enough. Students need to also be taught multiplication shortcuts so they can learn their facts! Check out this blog post to get a FREEBIE and to help you get started!
Use these FREE multiplication and division strategy charts as a way to record strategies or assess student understanding following instruction. Easy differentiation based on the fact provided. Resource could also be used as an anchor chart in the classroom.
Have your students demonstrate their understanding of the multiplication strategies by creating an adorable monster. This hands-on activity requires students to use repeated addition, the commutative property, groups, and arrays. There are three different monsters that students can make.