Ideal to use in the classroom when learning how to count small sets of objects.
Download and print the 3 worksheets. Students can use counters or small cubes to show a small set of objects. Demonstrate one-to-one correspondence when counting.
Show the children that the aliens have a different number of eyes, legs and spots. Encourage them to shade in the eyes, legs and spots, or to use counters to assist with counting.
National Curriculum Curriculum alignment
- Early Years Foundation Stage
- Key Stage 1 (KS1)
Key Stage 1 (KS1) covers students in Year 1 and Year 2.
The principal focus of mathematics teaching in key stage 1 is to ensure that pupils develop confidence and mental fluency with whole numbers, counting and place value. This should involve working with numerals, words and the four operations, includin...
- Number and place value
Children count reliably with numbers from 1 to 20, place them in order and say which number is one more or one less than a given number. Using quantities and objects, they add and subtract two single-digit numbers and count on or back to find t...
Playing with Words and Numbers in Early Education. Games, activities and teaching resources for lower years teachers.
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