## Foundation Stage : Numeracy : Number : Counting : Rocket Stars

This numeracy teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to count, match and write each of the numbers to ten in words and digits to show stars bursting from a firework. The class can create an illustration of a firework and record the displayed stars in words and digits.

Download this teaching pack including classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to count, match and write each of the numbers to ten in words and digits to show stars bursting from a firework

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Learning Objectives

Count reliably with numbers from one to ten. Read and write numbers to ten in words and digits.

Learning Outcomes

I can count numbers of objects from one to ten. I can read and write numbers to ten written in words and digits.

Fireworks

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children describe some of the shapes seen in fireworks on the fifth of November

Words and Digits

Activity cards to help the children match each of the numbers to ten recorded in words and digits that can represent numbers of stars seen in a firework

Star Shapes

Template to help the children record each of the numbers to ten in words and digits to show stars bursting from a firework

Rocket Stars

Template to help the children practise writing numbers to ten in words and digits to show stars bursting from a firework [enlarge to A3]

Rocket Stars

Interactive activity to help the children count, match and write each of the numbers to ten in words and digits to show stars bursting from a firework

Download this teaching pack including classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to count, match and write each of the numbers to ten in words and digits to show stars bursting from a firework

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