Lesson Plan

Multiplying by Multiples of 10

10, 20, 30, and up! In this lesson, students learn strategies for multiplying one-digit numbers by multiples of ten (10 through 90) through practice problems and playing a fun, hands-on game.
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Learning Objectives

Student will be able to multiply a one-digit number by a multiple of ten.

The adjustment to the whole group lesson is a modification to differentiate for children who are English learners.
EL adjustments

Introduction

(1 minutes)
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  • Tell students that today, they will be learning how to multiply any one-digit number by a multiple of ten.
  • Ask students to skip count by 10 to 100 together.
  • Explain that your class will be focusing on two-digit multiples of ten for this lesson: 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, and 90.

Beginning

  • Allow students to skip count in their home language (L1) or new language (L2).

Intermediate

  • Provide a student-friendly definition and an example for key terms, such as: multiple, one-digit number, multiply, two-digit number, factor, product.