## Year 4 Multiplication and division Return to Primary Maths Resources

### Teacher resources.

Body Bop game

- Stand up and mirror your teachers actions.
- Choose a times table you want to practise,for example, the six-times table.
- Touch your left foot and say 6, right foot and say 12, left knee, 18, right knee, 24, left thigh slap, 30, right thigh slap, 36.
- Now start again but repeat the movements and chant to make it a little quicker.
- Start again and after 36, touch your left elbow with your right hand and say 42, left hand touches right elbow and say 48.
- Then it’s left hand touch left ear lobe, 54, right hand right ear lobe, 60. Left eye wink, 66, right eye wink, 72.
- This works best when done at speed.
- Repeat the actions but do them backwards.

Times table on a numberline: http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/numberlines.html

Use this as a teaching tool. Create a times table numberline and gradually cover the numbers up so that the children learn their times tables.

### Student resources.

Multiplication Square Jigsaw: http://nrich.maths.org/5573

Shape Times Shape: http://nrich.maths.org/5714

Table Patterns Go Wild!: http://nrich.maths.org/6924

Let Us Divide!: http://nrich.maths.org/8308

That Number Square: http://nrich.maths.org/8169

Carrying Cards: http://nrich.maths.org/2726

Light the Lights Again: http://nrich.maths.org/7035

Multiples Grid: http://nrich.maths.org/5429

Zios and Zepts: http://nrich.maths.org/1005

Mathsphere Times Table booklet

Print the whole booklet out for each child or print the individual grids out.

Click to downloadTimes tables activity pack for homework

Reverse Multiplication Grid: http://www.worksheetworks.com/pdf/_pe/xwvg/WorksheetWorks_Reverse_Multiplication_Table_1.pdf

Useful for more able children who have a good grasp of their times tables.

Interactive times tables: http://www.visnos.com/demos/times-tables