Stage 8

### Objectives

• Use models to learn multiplication and division
• Multiply and divide with single-digit numbers
• Comprehend simple word problems to represent and solve them using multiplication and division
• Develop abilities to solve problems of finding an unknown number or operation in a given equation or inequality
• Develop abilities to apply addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to solve problems
##### Unit 1: Multiplication model

Students are introduced to the concept of multiplication using multiple rows of pictures as model. Later, they learn to multiply two single-digit numbers.

##### Unit 2: Multiplication - word problems

Students learn to comprehend simple word problems and apply multiplication skills to solve them.

##### Unit 3: Multiplication - critical thinking

Students learn to solve problems using multiplication skills.

##### Unit 4: Multiplication - mental multiplication

Students practice multiplication problems to improve the their ability to multiply quickly and accurately.

##### Unit 5: Introduction to division

Students are introduced to the concept of division using graphic models. Later, they learn to divide two single-digit numbers.

##### Unit 6: Division - word problems

Students learn to comprehend simple word problems and apply division skills to solve them.

##### Unit 7: Division - critical thinking

Students learn to solve problems using division skills.

##### Unit 8: Division - mental division

Students practice division problems to improve the their ability to divide quickly.

##### Unit 9: Mixed addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of numbers up to three-digits

Practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of numbers up to three-digit numbers.

##### Unit 10: Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division - problem solving

Solve simple problems using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division skills.