Y4 Maths

Written Methods Lesson

This Year 4 Written Methods lesson covers the prior learning of multiplying 2 digits by 1 digit 1, before moving onto the main skill of written methods.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective
Mathematics Year 4: (4C7) Multiply two-digit and three-digit numbers by a one-digit number using formal written layout

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of multiplying 2 digits by 1 digit 1, before moving onto the main skill of written methods. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of multiplying 2 digits by 1 digit 1, before moving onto the main skill of written methods.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Multiply 2 Digits by 1 Digit 1 interactive game test pupils’ understanding of repeated addition to multiply a 2-digit number by a 1-digit number using the formal written method.

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Interactive Activity

This Multiply 2 Digits by 1 Digit Game checks pupils’ understanding of repeated addition when multiplying a 2-digit number by a 1-digit number – some of which include an exchange.

3 Activities

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of written methods.

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Full Step

Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Written Methods activity comprises questions designed to test pupils’ understanding of informal written methods for multiplication.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Written Methods Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of the different informal written methods of multiplication.

4 Extension

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Extension

Extension

This written methods extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the written methods lesson.

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Maths Challenge Activity

This Year 4 Written Methods Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of identifying different methods that can be used to solve multiplications.