To Parents and Teachers
Our aim is to provide an enjoyable way for your students to learn the multiplication facts. 1. Work with
your child at the computer and use the page as a teaching aid. Small
children
2. Start with
Ones, which are easy. Also on this page the child will learn the
correct sequence
3. Work on the
Twos until the student knows the facts well, or at least can find the answer
4. Next work
on Threes, Fours, and Fives, expecting some degree of mastery before going
5. Doubles are
next. These facts just must be memorized. However the only new doubles
6. Next comes
a review of the larger Five facts. The fives have already been learned
when
7. Super Sixes have a song and some memory pegs which should be helpful. 8. There are
two memory pegs for learning the Nines. If students need a crutch
for a while
9. Tens are easy and will be learned quickly. 10. When the child has learned
all the above, there is only one fact left. That is 7x8. The
page
11. The concept of "times 0" is shown on the Empty Nests page. There are worksheets included for the child to color in a matrix and
practice writing the answers to the
We also recommend that you make flashcards from some of the sites that
are linked to on the first page
Make it fun! |