Focus: Mathematics

Strategies for Multiplication Basic Facts: 5x and 7x Facts

Length: 6 minutes 35 seconds

A string of problems, based on the work of Cathy Fosnot, designed to help students develop a strategy for the 7x facts based on what they know about the 5x facts. See how number strings can help support students as they develop flexible, meaningful strategies for multiplication. This would also be good for teachers to share with parents.

Download the associated collection of Notebook files, with more strategies for multiplication facts.

Teaching Tips
Teaching Tips - 5x and 7x Facts Download File Word
Notebook Files (Requires SMART Notebook Express)
2x Facts Download File Notebook Express
2x Facts and 3x Facts (Harder) Download File Notebook Express
2x Facts and 3x Facts (Easier) Download File Notebook Express
2x Facts and 4x Facts Download File Notebook Express
2x Facts and 6x Facts Download File Notebook Express
4x Facts and 8x Facts Download File Notebook Express
5x Facts (All) Download File Notebook Express
5x Facts (Even) Download File Notebook Express
5x Facts and 6x Facts Download File Notebook Express
5x Facts and 7x Facts Download File Notebook Express
5x Facts and 7x Facts (1) Download File Notebook Express
10x Facts and 9x Facts Download File Notebook Express
Fact of the Day Download File Notebook Express
This resource was developed under the leadership of ERLC as a result of a grant from Alberta Education to support implementation.