Are your ready to step out of the box with your instruction? Have you been inspired by Instagram posts showing classroom flips and engaging lessons? This multiplication unit has EVERYTHING you need to flip your classroom and set the stage to engage while teaching those much needed multiplication skills! Your students will love these medieval themed small group centers and YOU will love the rigor in the activities! Your administration will love the art and movement integration as well as self, peer and teacher evaluation components!
This unit has been kid tested and teacher approved in my third grade classroom. Pictures and implementation tips are included as well as ideas for modifying and enriching each activity for your learners. Just add students, print, and go!
Minimal art materials are required for 2 centers: construction paper, scissors, and coloring utensils!
Student direction sheets
Engaging Center Activities- art and movement integrated!
Task cards and recording sheets for centers
Vocabulary cards with defintions, visual representation and gestures for whole group or small group review
Kinesthetic Whole Group Activity
2 art integrated centers
Repeated addition and grouping
Building and recognizing arrays
Multiplication Properties (commutative, zero, identity)
By the end of this unit, your students will have completed 2 art projects that can hang in the hallway or your classroom to show off your hard work! Centers include games, building activities, and movement. Test prep ideas are also included.
**Rubrics, answer keys and checklists are provided for the center activities!!**
CCSS 3.OA.A.1, 3.OA.A.2, 3.OA.A.3, 3.OA.B.5, 3.OA.C.7, 2.OA.C.3, 2.OA.C.4