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Lesson One – Christmas Party

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise adding money amounts using standard written methods of addition to calculate the cost of items for a Christmas party. The class can explain how to correctly layout an addition columnar sum when adding pairs of money amounts.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise adding money amounts using standard written methods of addition to calculate the cost of items for a Christmas party

Learning Objectives

Solve problems involving addition using formal written methods. Add pairs pf money amounts to decimal places.

Learning Outcomes

I can use a standard written method to add numbers. I can add pairs of money amounts to two decimal places.

Christmas Party

Teaching sequence to help the children practise adding money amounts using standard written methods of addition to calculate the cost of items for a Christmas party

Shopping List

Activity to help the children select and add pairs of items to purchase for a Christmas party using standard written methods of addition

Addition Grid

Template to help the children use a standard written method to add a pair of numbers representing items purchased for a Christmas party

Christmas Party

Interactive activity to help the children practise adding money amounts using standard written methods of addition to calculate the cost of items for a Christmas party

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise adding money amounts using standard written methods of addition to calculate the cost of items for a Christmas party

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