Skills: Multiplication Fluency, Number Flexibility, Commutative Property, Arrays, Factors, Groups
File Type: PDF Document
Materials Needed: blank paper (several pieces per student), pencils and crayons/colored pencils, and a document camera or whiteboard
Printable Resources: Required Printable Resources: "Exit Slips" (as an optional assessment component) (1 copy per student) Optional Printable Student Resources: "Commutative Property" handout (1 copy per student)
Lesson Plan Description
Third Grade 1-hour math lesson plan addressing Operations and Algebraic Thinking: Multiplication Strategies-Commutative Property (3.OA.5). This lesson includes: key multiplication vocabulary, helpful student notes for reference, guided and independent practice of the commutative property. Students will understand commutative property as flipping the multiplication sentence. Students will use commutative property to solve multiplication problems.