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Santa’s Receipts

This maths teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to use formal written calculation methods to practise adding sets of money amounts to match a range of Christmas presents. The class can explain how to layout a number calculation correctly when adding money amounts in pounds and pence.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to use formal written calculation methods to practise adding sets of money amounts to match a range of Christmas presents

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.

Santa’s Receipts

Teaching sequence to help the children use formal written calculation methods to practise adding sets of money amounts to match a range of Christmas presents

Present Prices

Activity cards to help the children select and add pairs of numbers with two decimal places to match a range of Christmas presents

Present Prices (support)

Activity cards to help the children select and add pairs of numbers with two decimal places to match a range of Christmas presents

Santa’s Receipts

Interactive activity to help the children use formal written calculation methods to practise adding sets of money amounts to match a range of Christmas presents

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to use formal written calculation methods to practise adding sets of money amounts to match a range of Christmas presents

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