8 Effective Tips for Teaching Times Tables

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## How do I teach my 8 year old times tables?

8 Effective Tips for Teaching Times Tables

- Hang up a times table sheet.
- Make sure they can walk before they can run.
- Teach your kids some tricks.
- Listen to some fun songs.
- Stage a multiplication war.
- Draw a Waldorf multiplication flower.
- Quiz them regularly, but not incessantly.
- Reward their efforts.

### What times tables should a 6 year old know?

Learn the 3, 4, 6, 7, 8 and 9 times tables

- The 4 times table is a great place to begin, as the number rules your child will have picked up from the 2 times table will come into play.
- Next, move on to the 3 times table.
- Once your child is comfortable with multiples of 3, introduce the 6 and 9 times tables.

#### How does a multiplication chart look?

A multiplication chart is a table that shows the products of two numbers. Usually, one set of numbers is written on the left column and another set is written as the top row. The products are listed as a rectangular array of numbers. Multiplication is repeated addition.

**How do you use table grid?**

Navigate to the Insert tab, then click the Table command. This will open a drop-down menu that contains a grid. Hover over the grid to select the number of columns and rows you want. Click the grid to confirm your selection, and a table will appear.

**How many times tables should a 7 year old know?**

Learn the 3, 4, 6, 7, 8 and 9 times tables The 4 times table is a great place to begin, as the number rules your child will have picked up from the 2 times table will come into play. To find 4 x 3, for example, they can work out 2 x 3 and double the answer!

## What times tables should YEAR 6 know?

Children will be expected to be really confident in all their times tables (up to the 12 times table) by the start of Year 5. During Years 5 and 6 they will become confident in multiplying larger numbers (four-digits by two-digits, for example).