Y5 Maths

Multiply 2 Digits Area Model Lesson

This Year 5 Multiply 2 Digits Area Model lesson covers the prior learning of efficient multiplication, before moving onto the main skill of multiplying 2 digits using the area model.

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 5: (5C6a) Multiply and divide numbers mentally drawing upon known facts

Mathematics Year 5: (5C7a) Multiply numbers up to 4 digits by a one- or two-digit number using a formal written method, including long multiplication for two-digit numbers

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of efficient multiplication, before moving onto the main skill of multiply 2 digits area model. 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.

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Video Tutorial

Jade shows pupils how to use an area model to multiply different numbers in this Multiply 2 Digits Area Model Video Tutorial.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of efficient multiplication, before moving onto the main skill of multiplying 2 digits using the area model.

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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 Efficient Multiplication activity checks pupils' understanding of different methods for carrying out multiplication.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of multiply 2 digits area model.

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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 5 Multiply 2 Digits Area Model Game includes five questions designed to check pupils' understanding of the area model method of multiplication.

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Extension

This multiply 2 digits area model extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the multiply 2 digits area model lesson.

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This Year 5 Multiply 2 Digits Area Model Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils’ understanding of multiplication of two 2-digit numbers using the area model.