Common Factors Video Tutorial

Teacher Specific Information

Martin recaps what a factor is and then shows pupils how to find common factors of different numbers in this Common Factors Video Tutorial. He demonstrates different methods of finding common factors, including using arrays, making lists of factors, and using Venn diagrams. He uses key vocabulary such as factor and array.

This video will be useful for children to watch at home or for extra support as part of an intervention, or whole class activity.

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National Curriculum Objectives

Number – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Year 6 Mathematics: (6C5) Identify common factors, common multiples and prime numbers