Our Foundations of Multiplication lesson plan teaches students about the basics of multiplication, inducing the three basic foundations of multiplication. During this lesson, students are asked to select two random numbers using marbles, write a multiplication sentence using those numbers, and then solve the problem. Students are also asked to complete various other practice problems and activities to help them get used to multiplying two numbers together.
At the end of the lesson, students will be able to understand and apply the three basic foundations for multiplication.
Common Core State Standards: CCSS.Math.Content.2.OA.C.3, CCSS.Math.Content.2.OA.C.4, CCSS.Math.Content.3.OA.A.1