Finger Counter
Find multiplication facts using counting.
Learning Objectives:
 Year 1: To solve onestep problems involving multiplication (and division), by calculating the answer using concrete objects, pictorial representations and arrays with the support of the teacher.
 Year 2: To recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 2, 5 and 10 multiplication tables, including recognising odd and even numbers.
A tool for modelling use of counting to find multiplication number facts. This is the step before knowing the facts by heart, which is much faster and more preferrable.
Instructions:
 Choose a times table from the top menu
 Decide how many times you need
 Keep pressing fingers until you reach the desired multiplication fact
Have fun!

