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Lesson plan

Multiply multi-digit whole numbers by single digit whole numbers using an area model

teaches Common Core State Standards MP8 http://corestandards.org/Math/Practice/MP8
teaches Common Core State Standards 4.NBT.B.5 http://corestandards.org/Math/Content/4/NBT/B/5

Multiply multi-digit whole numbers by single digit whole numbers using an area model

Big Ideas: An area model can be used to multiply multi-digit whole number by a single digit. In this lesson, students multiply multi-digit whole numbers by single digit whole numbers using an area model. Fluency with the area model helps students later when working with larger numbers. Vocabulary: area model, square feet, factor, product