Lesson Plan

Strategies to Make Multiplication a Breeze

With this lesson, your students will see how the order of the factors does not affect the product in a multiplication expression. Use this on its own or alongside *You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication Facts.*
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication Factslesson plan.
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This lesson can be used as a pre-lesson for the You're On a Roll! Practicing Multiplication Factslesson plan.

Objectives

Academic

Students will be able to solve multiplication facts up to the number six.

Language

Students will be able to explain a strategy for memorizing their multiplication facts.

Introduction

(2 minutes)
Teach Background Knowledge TemplateWrite Student-Facing Language Objectives ReferenceVocabulary Cards: Strategies to Make Multiplication a BreezeGlossary: Strategies to Make Multiplication a Breeze
  • Read aloud the student-facing content and language objectives for this lesson.
  • Briefly define any unknown terms in the objectives and emphasize that today the students will work with a partner to compare and contrast strategies used to solve multiplication problems.

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Multiplication Facts

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third grade
Subject Math