Having problems finding a multiplication strategy that works for your class? Need ways to teach multiplication to fit common core standards? Then, this is the packet for you! Included in this packet are easy-to-follow instructions and examples of how to use four main multiplication strategies (Area Method, FOIL, Lattice, and Double & Half).
Math area and perimeter A game for 2 or 3 players. Each player chooses a colour pencil or texta they will use in the game. Players take turns rolling the dice, using the numbers that they rolled to draw the perimeter of a rectangle or square & writing the area in the middle of the shape. Game ends when players run out of room to draw. Winner is the player who has used the largest area/most squares.