Lesson Five – Farm Jobs

This numeracy teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to use a selection of farm jobs to identify numbers that are one less than different numbers to ten. The class can match cards to show the sums produced when subtracting one from different numbers to ten.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to use a selection of farm jobs to identify numbers that are one less than different numbers to ten

Learning Objectives

Know that numbers identify how many objects are in a set. Find one less than a number from one to ten.

Learning Outcomes

I can match numbers to counted numbers of objects to ten. I can find quantities of objects that are one less than numbers to ten.

Farm Jobs

Teaching sequence to help the children use a selection of farm jobs to identify numbers that are one less than different numbers to ten

Number Sentences

Activity cards to get the children to identify and match numbers that are one less than different numbers to ten for each statement about a farm

Farm Barn

Activity to get the children select and record matching numbers of objects to ten that might be stored in a barn on a farm

Farm Jobs

Interactive activity to help the children use a selection of farm jobs to identify numbers that are one less than different numbers to ten

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to use a selection of farm jobs to identify numbers that are one less than different numbers to ten

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