Lesson Plan

Slap and Roll Timed Multiplication

Students will "roll" to this quick game and "slap out" multiplication facts to reinforce multiplication skills and beat their own scores!
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Need extra help for EL students? Try the Let's Talk About Multiplication Facts pre-lesson.
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Need extra help for EL students? Try the Let's Talk About Multiplication Facts pre-lesson.

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to recall a variety of multiplication facts based on repetition and peer support.

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

Introduction

(5 minutes)
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  • Explain to your students that they will refresh their multiplication skills with a game.
  • Have volunteers call out various multiplication facts that they know to get warmed up.

Beginning

  • Provide a student-friendly definition of the term "multiplication facts" with examples and images. If possible, provide the definition in students' home language (L1) also.

Intermediate

  • Have students brainstorm some multiplication facts with a partner before sharing out with the whole group.