5 Top YouTube Videos to Help You Teach Your Child the Times Tables

Math Times Tables 3, 6, 9 Multiplication from MisterNumbers


This is video teaches you how to work out the 3, 6, and 9 times tables. They start by making a tic-tac-toe and in the bottom left going up each row  in a simple pattern from 1-9. The first row, you add 0’s, second row you add 1’s, and the third row you put in 2’s. They repeat the table again except 3’s in the first row, 4’s in the second row, and 5’s in the third row.

The sixes show up in a diamond in the boxes, and then the video then goes on to show how to work out the 9’s. A great visual way of learning the 3, 6 and 9 times tables.

Times Tables Using Your Hands

This video teaches you how to multiply using your hands. You can learn 6×6 all the way to 10×10. Label the fingers with your thumbs being 6, pointer as 7 and so on. You touch the two tips of your fingers together. For example, if you wanted to figure out 7×7, you would touch your two pointer fingers together. Each finger in front of those two touching is 10. So you have the two thumbs, your two fingers touching which equals 40, then you multiply the fingers left. So you have 3 on each hand left so 3×3 is 9. So you get 49. Great for times tables on the go!

Times Tables in 10 Minutes

The teacher in this video is teaches the 17 times tables to a group of teachers as a way to demonstrate how easy it can be to learn the times tables using a counting stick. She uses repetition to get her students to memorize the answers and also uses different ways to remember the numbers as she removes them from the counting stick. A great 10 minute way to focus on a particular times table with your child!

8 Times Tables Trick-Fast Way to Learn 8 Times Tables!

This video is a young boy showing a trick to learning the 8 times tables. Basically you are going to be writing two columns of numbers. The first column will be 8,7,6,5,4,4,3,2,1,0. Then 0,2,4,6,8,0,2,4,6,8. When you hold the paper up, you will see that each two numbers next to each other are the 8 times tables. A nice trick to share with your own child!

Easy to Teach Math Tricks-How to Learn the Nine Times Tables and Get Your 9x Right Every Time!

This video is another child presented video. Here they are showing you how to learn the 9 times tables. Basically each answer that you get you add together and it always equals 9. For example is 9×3=27. You add the 2 and the 7 together and you get 9. With 7×9=54, you add the 5 and the 4 and you get 9. A great way of fixing the 9 times tables facts in your child’s mind!

These videos are great for learning unique and effective tricks to learn times tables. Parents and teachers can use these to get ideas of how to help their children learn their times tables.

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