# Multiplication

Your child is going to learn a range of maths skills using multiplication in primary school and at some stage will probably need extra support at home with a tricky concept or a piece of homework.

In this section of the website you can browse all our multiplicaiton worksheets, from how mutiplication is taught in school, the grid method, the column method and multiplication arrays to long multiplication, incomplete multiplications, inverse operations – multiplication and division – and multiplying decimals.

You can also find out about a fantastic eBook – Teach your child multiplication.

## Articles

Teachers' tricks for multiplication
Can you multiply using the grid method, or draw a multiplication calculation as arrays? Find out more about multiplication and how it’s taught in schools today with our teachers' tips, tricks and methods, explained for primary-school parents.
What is the grid method?
We explain what the grid method is, how it is taught in primary-school maths and how it is used to multiply a two-digit number by a one-, two- or three-digit numbers, when multiplying amounts of money and when multiplying decimals.
What are arrays?
We explain what arrays are and give examples of how they can help children with their times tables learning and to explain the relationship between multiplication and division.

## Worksheets

Adding and subtracting multiples of 10
Multiplication investigation
How well do you know the 3x table? Use your multiplication skills to work out how many cakes Sarah has baked.
Multiplication: the grid method
This worksheet clearly sets out the grid method, which is a simple way to multiply a 2-digit number by another 2-digit number.

## Games

Multiplication and division game

Get ready to boost these BAMZOOKi Zooks against the clock. Game on!

Factors and multiples game

Test your factors and multiples skills in this Legend of Dick and Dom egg-stravanganza!

Operations puzzles

It's Operation Zook! Choose your favourite BAMZOOKi Zook and complete these operations puzzles.

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