Multiply 4 Digits by 2 Digits Video Tutorial

Teacher Specific Information

Jade shows pupils how to use the formal written method to multiply 4-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers in this Multiply 4 Digits by 2 Digits Video Tutorial. She demonstrates different calculations, some with exchanges and some without, breaking each calculation down into steps. She includes key vocabulary such as multiply, column addition and calculation.

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 – multiplication and division

(5C6a) Multiply and divide numbers mentally drawing upon known facts
(5C7a) Multiply numbers up to 4 digits by a one- or two-digit number using a formal written method, including long multiplication for two-digit numbers