*Simple, INTERACTIVE PowerPoint explaining how the Area Model works for 2 x 2 digit multiplication
*Color oriented numbers, animation for easy correlated steps, solutions to each step, and fun for all students!
*5 total examples
*Slides are easy to copy if you wish to add more or change examples!
*CCRS for mathematics and DoDEA/DoDDS aligned
Multiply a whole number of up to four digits by a one-digit whole number, and multiply two two-digit numbers, using strategies based on place value and the properties of operations. Illustrate and explain the calculation by using equations, rectangular arrays, and/or area models.