teaching resource

Counting Back 1 – Number Facts Board Game

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 3 pages | Years: 1 - 2

A fun hands-on game students can play to consolidate their knowledge of counting back by 1 number facts.

Use this board game when exploring ‘counting back 1’ number facts with your students.

A fun game played in pairs where the aim is to be the first player to reach the ‘Finish’ line.

How to Play

  • Students select a counter each and place their counters on the ‘Start’ line.
  • They then take turns to roll the dice or spin the spinner provided and follow the direction given.
  • If they move forward, they must answer the number problem that the counter lands on.
  • Correct answers can keep the counter in the same place. Incorrect answers move their counters back to the previous place on the game board.

An instruction page with a dice and an instruction page with a spinner is provided with this resource.



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