Written Multiplication Methods
Use the four operations, including formal written methods, applied to integers (KS3)

Teaching for Understanding
Resources and ideas to promote understanding
Blog Posts and Lesson Ideas
Multiplication madness (Part 1 / Part 2 from The Storeroom)
My thoughts on the eternal methods debate  grid, lattice or long multiplication?
Chinese multiplication (Craig Barton)
An argument against Chinese/lattice/Napier's rods.
Multiplication methods (Stephen Cavadino)
Speedtesting the different methods of multiplication.
Moving from a grid to a column method (NCETM)
An excellent video using classroom work to show how to structure a move from grid multiplication to the column multiplication algorithm.
My thoughts on the eternal methods debate  grid, lattice or long multiplication?
Chinese multiplication (Craig Barton)
An argument against Chinese/lattice/Napier's rods.
Multiplication methods (Stephen Cavadino)
Speedtesting the different methods of multiplication.
Moving from a grid to a column method (NCETM)
An excellent video using classroom work to show how to structure a move from grid multiplication to the column multiplication algorithm.
Fluency
Collections of standard practice problems in various formats
Worksheets
Written multiplication basics worksheet (C Norledge)
Worked examples of four methods for multiplication with questions for pupils to try.
Times tables practice (Maths Salamander)
Generates timestable questions with options to select particular tables or groups of tables; great for timed practice.
Written method worksheets (MathsBlog.co.uk)
A huge stack of worksheets with many different levels of problem; targeted at primary curriculum but very useful for work with early secondary as well.
Worksheets from greatschools.org
Worked examples of four methods for multiplication with questions for pupils to try.
Times tables practice (Maths Salamander)
Generates timestable questions with options to select particular tables or groups of tables; great for timed practice.
Written method worksheets (MathsBlog.co.uk)
A huge stack of worksheets with many different levels of problem; targeted at primary curriculum but very useful for work with early secondary as well.
Worksheets from greatschools.org
 Sheet one: Multiplying twodigit decimal by integer
 Sheet two: Multiplying threedigit decimal by integer
 Sheet three: Multiplying two digits by two digits
 Sheet four: Multiplying three digits by two digits
WHiteboard Display
Workouts (StudyMaths)
Question generator  good for basic repeated practice.
Question generator  good for basic repeated practice.
Games
Amoeba multiplication game (BBC Skillswise)
Based on the grid method for multiplication, with three levels of difficulty.
Based on the grid method for multiplication, with three levels of difficulty.
Enrichment, Extension and Problemsolving
Resources to extend thinking, enrich lessons or enhance problemsolving skills
Linking to Real Life
NRich
Method in multiplying madness? (Link)
A lovely activity looking at different methods of multiplying whole numbers, including grid, traditional column, Chinese/Gelosia and multiplying with lines. Brilliant for revising multiplication with higher ability, with lots of room for discussion.
Long multiplication (Link)
A tricky problemsolving activity, suitable as an extension task for those students who have mastered the traditional long multiplication method.
A lovely activity looking at different methods of multiplying whole numbers, including grid, traditional column, Chinese/Gelosia and multiplying with lines. Brilliant for revising multiplication with higher ability, with lots of room for discussion.
Long multiplication (Link)
A tricky problemsolving activity, suitable as an extension task for those students who have mastered the traditional long multiplication method.
Other Links and Resources
Useful stuff that doesn't fit anywhere else
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