Developing Multiplicative Thinking & Word Problem-solving skills
The Learning Intention for this lesson was to engage my students in meaningful mathematical conversations and develop their multiplicative thinking and problem-solving skills by applying various strategies including skip-counting, repeated addition, known multiplication facts, and communicating mathematical reasoning.
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WALT: come up with different strategies to solve multiplication problems and explain our thinking so it makes sense to others
Learn: All students have mathematical ideas worth listening to, and together we learn to develop, express and evaluate these ideas (strategies) clearly.