Money Instructor Home Basic Money Skills Lessons Earning and Spending Money Lessons Saving and Investing Money Lessons Interactive Money Lessons Suggestions and Requests

MULTIPLYING WHOLE NUMBERS LESSON PLAN MONEY MATH SKILLS PROGRAM COURSE BASIC BUSINESS TEACHING ACTIVITY LEARNING SAMPLE EXAMPLE HELP WORK STUDENTS TEACHER CLASS EXERCISE ONLINE GUIDE ACTIVITY

 

 

 

Students learn basic math skills.

 

 

BASIC MATH: MULTIPLICATION

Multiplying Whole Numbers

 

Understand how to multiply whole numbers.

 

Objectives:

  • Students will know basic definitions for multiplication

  • Students will know how to multiply two digit numbers

  • Students will know how to multiply numbers with more than two digits and different number of digits

  • Students will know how multiply numbers that are multiples of 10

Suggested Grades:

Third Grade - Fourth Grade - Fifth Grade - Sixth Grade

Note: This lesson also may be used by older students seeking business math review, for example, a refresher for those entering an administrative type position.

 
 

 

MULTIPLYING WHOLE NUMBERS LESSON PLAN

 

Teaching Materials

  • Lesson - Multiplying Whole Numbers (see below for printable lesson)

  • Prepared Examples

  • Overhead

Lesson Activity:

  1. Present the idea that multiplication is repeated addition
     

  2. Show a few simple examples
     

  3. Discuss the terms factor and product
     

  4. Discuss the three ways to show multiplication
     

  5. Show a horizontal and vertical representation of multiplication
     

  6. Discuss lining up the ones, tens, hundreds, etc. columns. Note that the number with the fewest digits goes on the bottom.
     

  7. Show multiplication as an addition of the products. Work through a few examples
     

  8. Present the shortcut method. Work through a few examples gradually adding more digits to the factors.
     

  9. Discuss multiplying factors that are multiples of 10. Work through examples where you drop the 0ís and add them back.

 

Assessment/Evaluation
Have students complete the worksheet. A passing grade is 70% or greater.

 

 

 

 

Lesson Printable Materials - Worksheets

Print out the teaching lesson pages and exercise worksheets for use with this lesson:

 

BASIC MATH - MULTIPLYING LESSON

Multiplying Whole Numbers Lesson *

Printable lesson worksheet and questions.

 

 

 

Do you have a recommendation for an enhancement to this basic math lesson, or do you have an idea for a new lesson?  Then please leave us a suggestion.

 

 

 

 

Back to more money math lesson plans and worksheets

 

 

 

To teach and learn money skills, personal finance, money management, business, careers, and life skills please go to the Money Instructor home page.

 

Teaching Multiplication Whole Numbers Lesson Plan Seminar - Rules professional guide lesson - High School Student Elementary Secondary Education Adults Special Education Teens Teenagers Free Instruct Theme Unit Middle School Young Adults Classroom Review Graders - 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th Grade


© 2002-2006 Money Instructor