Multiplication sentences using the × symbol

Learning focus

Learn how to write multiplication sentences using the multiplication (×) symbol and how it relates to repeated addition.

This lesson includes:

  • two videos
  • one activity

Learn

Repeated addition and multiplication

Watch this video to learn about multiplication and how it works with repeated addition.

In this video, you’ll learn all about how you can rearrange objects to form both multiplication and repeated addition number sentences, and how there is more than one way to represent and work out the same calculation.

Practise

Activity 1

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Test your skills on this topic even further by playing Karate Cats Maths - see if you can collect a new costume for your cat!

Game - Karate Cats Maths

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