Lesson Three – Grid Multiplication

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to revise how to multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits. The class can identify and explain how to break a written calculation into a number of smaller steps that can be completed using facts in the times tables.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to revise how to multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits

Learning Objectives

Multiply numbers mentally drawing upon known facts. Multiply numbers up to 4 digits by a two-digit number using a formal written method.

Learning Outcomes

I can use facts in the times tables to multiply bigger numbers. I can use the grid method to partition numbers when multiplying pairs of two digit numbers.

Grid Multiplication

Teaching sequence to help the children revise how to multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits

Grid Sums

Activity to help the children multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits by their place value

Grid Sums (support)

Activity to help the children multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits by their place value

Quick Multiplication

Interactive activity to help the children practise multiplying different one and two digit numbers by eight using times table facts

Grid Multiplication

Interactive activity to help the children revise how to multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to revise how to multiply pairs of two digit numbers by using a grid to partition digits

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