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Surf for More Math

Lesson 9 - Choosing Multiplication and Division Methods


Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about choosing multiplication and division methods. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.


Choose and justify a calculation method.

Builds Upon

Student Book page 178

Instructions for Use

Choosing a Multiplication Method lets students learn about the multiplication calculation method.

To use Choosing a Multiplication Method, read through the multiplication fact sheet. Then click the "next" button at the bottom of the page and answer the interactive questions.


Methods of Multiplying and Dividing lets students learn about multiplication and division strategies.

To use Methods of Multiplying and Dividing, read through the text and then click the "next" button. Click the multiplication symbol (x). Read the text and watch the animation to understand the multiplication strategy. Click the "next" button and then click the division symbol (÷) to learn about the division strategy.