Instructional Activity# Example 2: Introduction to Partial Products

Lesson 10. Unit 2. Grade 6 EngageNY

EngageNY7 min(s)

This Instructional Activity is a part of the Lesson 10, Unit 2, Grade 6. Have students complete more than two partial products. Have students try to calculate the product by using partial products. After they complete the problem, encourage students to check their answers by comparing it to the product of the second problem in the Opening Exercise. When a majority of the class has completed the problem, have some students share the processes they used to find the product.