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Year 2 Unit 9

We understand multiplication and are learning our tables for 2, 5 and 10. We understand that multiplication can be done in any order. We can multiply single digit numbers.

What we are learning

Activity 1: Multiplying in everyday life

Activity 2: Multiplying by 2 and 3

Activity 3: Learning Times Tables

Extension activity

Before you watch this video, open the Parent Guidance document: Parent Guidance (PDF)

You will find

A content list

Guidance on how to help your child

Suggestions about what to do if your child gets stuck, or finds the activities easy

Tip: Praise your child for his/her thinking and explanation, not just for getting the right answer

Multiplying in everyday life

Tip: Getting an answer right once may not indicate complete understanding. Keep practising.

Multiplying by 2 and 3

Tip: Keep talking about maths; don’t hurry to write sums down

Learning Times Tables

Tip: Keep talking about maths; don’t hurry to write sums down

Extension Activity

Please use this activity when you think your child understands the unit of work. It will deepen and extend your child’s understanding of this unit.