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Maths Symbols Posters with Vocabulary

PDF | 5 pages|Grades: F - 7

A set of posters depicting the vocabulary related to each mathematical operation.

Who would have thought that one mathematical operation would have so many names?

Students need to build their mathematical vocabulary in order to decipher what a question is asking them to do.

Add these posters to your classroom maths display to remind your students of these mathematical symbols and the different terms associated with them.

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Zuriette Du Plessis

Just started teaching a higher grade and these resources are SO helpful. Thank you.

Zuriette Du Plessis · May 23rd, 2021


Hi Zuriette! Thanks so much for your positive comment. Happy teaching!

Bronwyn · May 24th, 2021

Kim Talbot

Hi there I can’t see where the editable version is?

Kim Talbot · Apr 12th, 2021

Heath Teach Starter

Hi Kim and thanks for reaching out. You can find the blank version of this resource, for students to write in related vocabulary here: https://www.teachstarter.com/au/teaching-resource/blank-maths-vocabulary-symbols-version-2/

Heath Teach Starter · Apr 13th, 2021

Sally Davidson

It would great to have an editable version – sorry I just seen that there is one. This is fantastic. Thank you!

Sally Davidson · Mar 25th, 2021

Trish (Teach Starter)

That’s our pleasure, Natalie! I’m glad you were able to locate the editable version – we do try to add these wherever possible!

Trish (Teach Starter) · Mar 25th, 2021

Thuy Tran

This is a great resource! Thanks!

Thuy Tran · Dec 10th, 2016

Scott (Teach Starter)

You’re welcome Thuy! Thanks for the feedback.

Scott (Teach Starter) · Dec 12th, 2016

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