Commutative Property of Multiplication practice
Print one copy per student or group
Laminate if you will be using these in the future so you don't need to cut out any tiny pieces next year :)
Cut out the pieces, and scramble them up
Put them into ziplock bags for students.
Students need to match two tires each containing multiplication sentences to a car containing the answer. This process should help them discover the two ways to reorder equations using the commutative property of multiplication. They should also realize that the rearranged equations have the same answers!
A rap or poem about the commutative property of multiplication including information relating it to arrays
Relating the commutative property to "commuter cars" and providing examples for students.