Multiply by 10, 100 and 1,000 Video Tutorial

Teacher Specific Information

In this Multiply by 10, 100 and 1,000 Video Tutorial, Martin shows pupils how to multiply decimal numbers by 10, 100 and 1,000 through the use of place value charts. He addresses how they can be used for multiplication and the misconception of adding zeros to make numbers 10, 100 or 1,000 times bigger. Throughout the video, there are questions for pupils to answer.

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

If you would like to access additional resources which link to this video tutorial, you can purchase a subscription for £4.83 per month on our sister site, Classroom Secrets.

National Curriculum Objectives

Number – fractions (including decimals and percentages)
Mathematics Year 6: (6F9a) Identify the value of each digit in numbers given to three decimal places and multiply and divide numbers by 10, 100 and 1,000 giving answers up to three decimal places