Looking for a way to take that old set of multiplication facts flash cards and make them new again? Here are 8 simple tasks that your students can perform with a set of multiplication task cards. Free printables are included!
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1. Reinforce the commutative property by having students write a related multiplication fact for each flashcard.
2. Order the flashcards from highest to lowest product, or vice versa.
3. Use each multiplication fact to write a multiplication/division fact family.
4. Draw an array to represent each multiplication fact.
5. Write a story problem for each multiplication equation.
6. Increase metacognition by sorting into “facts that I know” and “facts that I don’t know.”
7. Sort the flashcards into even and odd products.
8. Represent each multiplication equation with a picture.
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