Intermediate grade students who have a firm grasp of math facts are better prepared for learning increasingly complex math concepts. This video-based course demonstrates a variety of highly engaging ways to develop upper elementary students' proficiency with multiplication and division math facts.
You'll see teachers implementing a host of practice activities to help students master math facts and develop an essential understanding of foundational operations.
You will learn how to:
- enhance students’ understanding of multiplication and division through teacher demonstrations and the use of manipulatives and models
- strengthen students’ strategic use of multiplication and division using key attributes of numbers, small group activities and hands-on materials
- increase student automaticity with math facts through repeated practice in a variety of settings: whole class, partners, small groups,
- provide struggling math learners with additional, targeted practice opportunities
Watch an excerpt from this course:
Optional Brandman University Graduate Level Professional Development Credit course code: EDDU 9394
"I loved that I could work at my pace and move back and forth between sections. The handouts are awesome! I do not have to recreate the wheel to get started with changes in my classroom. This class showed me areas that I was was doing well and areas that I could improve."
– K. Hood
"Very useful and practical tips for hands-on practice engaging games nice pace"
– K. Ambrose
"Lots of great useful ideas that I will be able to use."
– C. Cagle
"Great that I could do this at my own pace and stop and start as needed. Real world examples that I can easily implement in my own classroom."
– S. Guetschow
"This course included many hands on resources. It was very helpful and informative on how to incorporate math automaticity and strategies in learning stations."
– J. Burnett