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Lesson Two – Family Presents

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise using standard written methods to add numbers with two decimal places to calculate costs of buying presents at Christmas. 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 using standard written methods to add numbers with two decimal places to calculate costs of buying presents at Christmas

Learning Objectives

Solve number problems and practical problems that involve place value. Add decimals numbers to two places, including using formal written methods.

Learning Outcomes

I can use place value to add numbers with four digits. I can use a standard written method to add pairs of numbers with two decimal places.

Family Presents

Teaching sequence to help the children practise using standard written methods to add numbers with two decimal places to calculate costs of buying presents at Christmas

Presents Receipts

Activity to help the children practise adding pairs of numbers to two decimal places to calculate the cost of buying presents for members of a family

Presents Receipts (support)

Activity to help the children practise adding pairs of numbers with two and three digits to calculate the cost of buying presents for members of a family

Family Presents

Interactive activity to help the children practise using standard written methods to add numbers with two decimal places to calculate costs of buying presents at Christmas

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise using standard written methods to add numbers with two decimal places to calculate costs of buying presents at Christmas

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