Multiplication Facts Activity-cards (Google slides version included)

As we all know multiplication facts fluency is very important as it is the base for many concepts like multi-digit multiplication, equivalent fractions, division, and, much more. Therefore, multiplication facts practice deserves time and effort. Rushing into drills that promote meaningless memorization with endless repetition will not help in the …

Area Models and Multiplication – Virtual Manipulatives and games

I have started collecting some virtual manipulatives for different concepts for my grade 3/4s and I have created a few slides with my favorite ones so far. For Area models and multiplication, I like the simulations and games from PhET. About PhET PhET provides fun, free, interactive, research-based science and …

Block it! – A fun way to practice multiplication facts, Now print and digital.

Block it! One of our most popular games is now digital. If you are already familiar with the game scroll to the end of the post to play digitally. Play is a powerful learning tool. As we all know, children learn best through games and that is the reason I …

Multiplication Facts mini-games (+google slide version)

If you are familiar with the game and you want to go straight to the virtual version follow this link to the google document. Make a copy and you are ready to play! There are 11 different game boards to practice one table at a time. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1mHXu0HsrhlcVrBWnsIqjmI-dwEEyfvk7AOSoZJgiT-Q/copy Grades 3 and …

Multihive – Practice Multiples

Grades 3 and up. 1-4 Players Multihive can be played as a single-player or a multiplayer game and it encourages students to practice multiplication facts by finding the multiples of the numbers 2-10. The players practice multiples and factors, improve their mental math, and gain automaticity with the multiplication facts. …

Free print to play-Array Maze (now virtual)

If you are familiar with the game and you want to get to the virtual version follow the link below, make a copy and play! Otherwise read on and download the files to print. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1zxdFL1RJ5VRk_v1RQfhOZERXPLOrW9wibFwHbQqbVGM/copy Grades 2 and up Arrays are a perfect way to first introduce multiplication and start …