Lesson Four – Ordering Numbers

This numeracy teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to count, compare and sequence numbers to ten using shapes and numerals. The class can produce sets of objects containing numbers which can then be ordered into the correct sequence to make a number line to ten.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to count, compare and sequence numbers to ten using shapes and numerals

Learning Objectives

Place numbers up to ten into the correct order. Count reliably up to 10 everyday objects.

Learning Outcomes

I can sort the numbers to ten into the correct order. I can count a set of objects to ten.

Ordering Numbers

Teaching sequence to help the children count, compare and sequence numbers to ten using shapes and numerals

T-shirts

Display for posters for whole class discussion to help the children sort the numbers from one to ten into the correct order

This Old Man

Shared reading text to help the children count numbers to ten when reading a traditional nursery rhyme

Number Cards

Activity cards to help the children sequence and order numbers from one to ten recorded using their numerical digits

T-shirt Shapes

Activity to get the children to record and sequence a matching number of shapes to ten illustrated on clothing shapes

Ordering Numbers

Interactive activity to help the children count, compare and sequence numbers to ten using shapes and numerals

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to count, compare and sequence numbers to ten using shapes and numerals

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