Multiplying using the lattice method

We finished last week’s maths by looking at a method of multiplication that was new to all of us (teacher included) – the “lattice method.”  I think that most of the class quite liked the method and many used it to solve very complicated calculations, e.g. 5543 x 2816


And here’s the same sum solved using standard column multiplication



Author: class6TM

We are a Year 6 class at Rosendale School in West Dulwich, London.

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