Lesson Four – Christmas Cards

This numeracy teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to add pairs of single digit numbers to calculate the cost of buying cards for friends and family. The class can practise using concrete objects and diagrams to model counting on when adding pairs of numbers to ten.

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Learning Objectives

Add two single-digit numbers to calculate money totals. Use counting on to find the answer of an addition calculation within twenty.

Learning Outcomes

I can add pairs of single digit numbers using objects and pictures to support calculations. I can count on to add pairs of numbers within twenty.

Christmas Cards

Teaching sequence to help the children add pairs of single digit numbers to calculate the cost of buying cards for friends and family

Cards Price Tags

Activity cards to help the children practise selecting and adding pairs of money amounts to ten pence to calculate the cost of buying cards for friends and family

Card Prices

Activity to help the children identify and record the numbers of pennies that can match different money amounts to show the cost of different Christmas cards

Christmas Cards

Interactive activity to help the children add pairs of single digit numbers to calculate the cost of buying cards for friends and family

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to add pairs of single digit numbers to calculate the cost of buying cards for friends and family

## New Teaching Resources for the Foundation Stage

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Identify and describe the range of roles and responsibilities for different members of a family
• Family Recipe
Identify, describe and record the similarities and differences that can be found between a range of family groups
• Helping Others
Identify and record different ways of helping and supporting other pupils in the school
• Flowers and Trees
Complete diagrams of different flowers and trees to record matching halves of a range of shapes