Understanding Halving and Doubling- a Multiplication Strategy for 1 digit by 2 digit equations
Halving and doubling is a multiplication strategy where one factor is halved while the other factor is doubled, resulting in an a problem that's easier to solve mentally!
This is a seat scoot game, where students will scoot from one desk to another solving a variety of problems using the halving and doubling strategy!
-Teacher prep and directions
-Halving and doubling poster
-26 scoot cards, each with a 1 digit by 2 digit multiplication problem that encourages the halving and doubling strategy
- record sheet template
- answer key
- alternate ideas for the scoot cards
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