Welcome! Today we continue our book study of Math Running Records in Action: A Framework for Assessing Basic Fact Fluency in Grades K-5 by Dr. Nicki Newton. Section IV is all about the Multiplication Running Record. If you are just arriving today, you’re not too late! You can view the book study archive to read past posts by clicking on the Book Studies drop […]

## Multiplication Tetris: Helping Build a Foundation for Multiplication Fact Fluency

As a second grade teacher, I have the exciting opportunity of helping students build a conceptual understanding of multiplication that will serve as a foundation for the learning that follows. Last year, I came across a phenomenal article in Teaching Children’s Mathematics (May 2015) titled, Three Steps to Mastering Multiplication Facts. The authors, Kling and […]