Subtraction: count back/take away
In-depth Investigation: Spot the Difference
Children find dominoes where one side has one more spot than the other, and then where one side has two more spots than the other.
Say 1/10 more or less up to 100
In-depth Investigation: Domino Digits
Children find which numbers on a 1 - 100 grid they can make using dominoes - each domino can only be used once.
Understand/identify 3-D shapes
In-depth Investigation: Bears' Moving Day
Children make an open cube in the context of a story.
Say one more/one less up to 100
In-depth Investigation: Next Domino
Which comes next in each pattern of dominoes? Extend by creating your own domino sequences for children to complete, using larger numbers (not dots!). Next Domino from nrich.maths.org.
Sort 2-D shapes according to properties
In-depth Investigation: Sort the Street
Sort sets of house images in different ways, practising using lists and tables. Sort the Street from nrich.maths.org.
Understand/identify 2-D shapes
In-depth Investigation: Shape Wheels
Children make a sequence of coloured shapes, changing one attribute at a time so that the sequence can end where it started, forming a circular sequence.