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# Skip Counting by 1, 2, 5 and 10 Sorting Activity

• Updated:  09 Aug 2023

Set up this sorting activity as a small group or rotation task for your students to practise thier skip counting skills.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  11 Pages

• Years:  1 - 2

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teaching resource

# Skip Counting by 1, 2, 5 and 10 Sorting Activity

• Updated:  09 Aug 2023

Set up this sorting activity as a small group or rotation task for your students to practise thier skip counting skills.

• Non-Editable:  PDF

• Pages:  11 Pages

• Years:  1 - 2

Set up this sorting activity as a small group or rotation task for your students to practise thier skip counting skills.

## Skip Counting (Multiplication Strategy) Sorting Activity

Students will love practising their skip counting and multiplying skills while playing this fun sorting card game.

Use this set as a Maths rotation or other small group activity, or add it to your collection of games for free-choice activities or wet weather lunches.

• an instruction sheet
• sorting game boards for 2 players or 2 teams (green and pink)
• 16 number sequence cards

## How to Play this Skip Counting Sorting Activity

1. Begin by placing the larger cards side by side in order: 1s, 2s, 5s, 10s. You will be sorting the cards based on how they are counted.
2. Player 1 is pink background; Player 2 is green background
3. Player 1 draws a card
4. Player 1 determines what the card is counting by: 1s, 2s, 5s, or 10s
5. If Player 1 is correct, they put the card in the correct column on THEIR colour cards
6. If Player 1 is incorrect, they put the card back into the deck.
7. Player 2 draws a card and repeats steps 3-6
8. Play continues until one of the players’ boards is full with 4 cards each.

## Easily Prepare This Skip Counting Activity

Print on cardboard for added durability and longevity. Place all pieces in a folder or large envelope for easy access.

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