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CLIP 1534

Problem solving - how many chairs are needed? (signed)

 Problem solving - how many chairs are needed? (signed)
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Key Info
  • Problem solving - how many chairs are needed? (signed)
  • Duration: 02:22
  • The Chuckle Brothers are arranging tables and chairs. They are expecting 30 guests so they need 30 chairs. There are 6 tables with 5 chairs to go around. The Chuckle Brothers use multiplication to solve the problem.
  • Subject:

    Maths

       Topic:

    Problem Solving: Numbers and Calculations

  • Keywords: problem solving, multiplication, times tables, multiply
Ideas for use in class
  • Similar activities can be used for problem solving with groups of children or the whole class. The activity can be inversed to division (rounding up or down).
Background details
  • Clip language : British Sign Language
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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