052 Multo: Better than Bingo!
Multo is a game using multiplication facts to complete a row, column, diagonal or corners of an individually designed game grid. The design of the grid becomes more sophisticated as students consider probabilities of outcomes in order to achieve an optimum result.
The accompanying software is essential. It allows students to compete against each other, and to run multiple trials to test the effectiveness of different grid designs.
includes the lesson, pedagogical pointers, information on the software, and practical hints
- One set of Multo cards (supplied as a pdf)
- One page of Multo grids for each student/group (supplied as pdf)
- Multo: Which one wins? Assessment item, as many as required (supplied as pdf; optional)
- Multo software
- Links to the Australian Curriculum (pdf)
AC:M content strands