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Number Talks Teaching Resource Pack – Grade 4

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A collection of number talks teaching resources that support meaningful and highly engaging conversations in the mathematics classroom.

Number talks are daily maths activities that allow students to have meaningful and highly engaging conversations about mathematics. Incorporating these short, ten-minute daily exercises into your classroom routine not only helps students develop mental math and flexible thinking about numbers and operations, but also provides opportunities for them to investigate and apply mathematical connections and relationships.

This teaching resource pack supports number talks in the classroom with a range of task cards, a set of hand signal posters, and sentence starters for students to use in their conversations.

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  • Fiona

    Will you be making this resource for Year 5 and Year 6? I hope so!!

    Comment by Fiona on March 11, 2019 at 6:32 am

    • Kristian Kristian

      Hi Fiona,
      We absolutely are. You will begin to see Number Talks resources for grades 5 and 6 appearing on the site soon and the resource pack will follow once they have all been published.

      Official comment by Kristian on March 12, 2019 at 2:06 pm

    • Rebecca

      Hello, just wondering if you have an eta on when these will be available for 5 and 6. Thank you

      Comment by Rebecca on July 14, 2019 at 10:25 am

  • Sally Arthur

    This is awesome! Any chance we could have it as a power point so you could use it for whole class discussions?

    Comment by Sally Arthur on June 11, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    • Kristian Kristian

      Hi Sally,

      Thanks for your suggestion.

      Please feel free to request a resource here: http://www.teachstarter.com/request-a-resource/

      Requests are voted on by the Teach Starter community. We create the top request each week.

      Please let me know if you have any further questions, I’m more than happy to help.

      Kind regards,

      Official comment by Kristian on June 11, 2019 at 3:42 pm

  • Kerri

    I hope year 5 and 6 resource isn’t too far away. I keep checking!

    Comment by Kerri on July 12, 2019 at 10:21 pm

    • Kristian Kristian

      Hi Kerri,
      Year 5 is available here:

      Number Talks Teaching Resource Pack – Grade 5

      Number Talks Grade 6 is underway and will be finished soon.
      If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

      Official comment by Kristian on July 15, 2019 at 8:56 am

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