This PowerPoint presentation beginnings with 2 creative brainstorming slides to get the children thinking and to introduce the character in the math problems. There is a slide explaining the friendly fact multiplication strategy. There are 9 word problem slides with 9 explanation slides. There is a final create your own word problem slide. Each word problem has an advanced word and the students are encourage to use context clues to give the meaning of the advanced word. My students answered these problems on individual white boards. The students will use context clues, arrays, the draw a picture strategy, the friendly fact strategy, fact families, and the zero property to solve these problems. This Power Point could be printed out for a math center with the explanation slides placed in another area for students to go check their work.