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Dr. Ripple's Frog-speriments - 3-digit by 2-digit Multiplication

PDF | 7 pages|Grade: 5

Differentiated practise with 3-digit by 2-digit multiplication models and algorithms.

Group students according to the template that matches their skill level. Six different templates are included:

  • area model
  • partial products
  • standard algorithm
  • area model & partial products
  • partial products & the standard algorithm
  • area models, partial products, & the standard algorithm.

6 silly problems include one-step only.

Use during guided maths, with small groups or in centres.

This activity includes clear and concise teacher directions, an answer key and conversation starters that give students what they need to have meaningful academic discussions.

  Australian Curriculum alignment

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