This zip file contains the following complete introduction lesson for teaching multiplication strategies using Smarties (candy) as manipulatives:
- A brief lesson plan with common core standards and instructions
- A document that contains a brainstorming page, strategy worksheet, and a homework sheet that reviews the strategies taught
- A powerpoint to use along with the brainstorming and strategy sheet and Smarties.
At the end of the lesson, the students are rewarded for their hard work with the Smarties!