Australian Curriculum Teaching Resources

ACMNA100

Solve problems involving multiplication of large numbers by one- or two-digit numbers using efficient mental, written strategies and appropriate digital technologies

Elaborations

  • exploring techniques for multiplication such as the area model, the Italian lattice method or the partitioning of numbers (Skills: Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • applying the distributive law and using arrays to model multiplication and explain calculation strategies (Skills: Literacy, Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)

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