Years 5 and 6: Multiplication and Division

This list consists of activities, games and videos designed to support the new curriculum programme of study in Years 5 and 6. Containing tips on using the resources and suggestions for further use it covers:

Year 5: identifying factors and multiples, prime numbers and composite numbers, use formal methods for multiplication and division of up to 4 digits by 1 or 2 digit numbers, recognise and use square and cube numbers and solving problems involving one or more of the four operations.

Year 6: formal written method of long multiplication/long division for numbers up to 4 digits by 2 digits, mental calculations, identify common factors, multiples and prime numbers, solving problems and estimating to check answers to calculations.  

Visit the primary mathematics webpage to access all lists:.