Package 3-3- Matching numbers for two (NRICH maths)

This task helps children see numbers in different ways. This is an important aspect of early number sense.

Week 4 - Package 3 - Kindergarten Mathematics - Matching numbers for two (NRICH maths)

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Have these things available so your child can complete the tasks.

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Why is this activity important?

This task helps children see numbers in different ways. This is an important aspect of early number sense.

Before you start

This task was developed by NRICH maths. You need internet access.

What your child needs to know and do

This task is easily adaptable and your child can bring to it whatever they know about numbers and counting.

What to do next

Instructions

Options for your child

Activity too hard?

Print out the cards so your child can look at the card for longer.


Activity too easy?

Create your own set of cards


Follow-up questions to ask your child

  • What do you notice?

  • What do you think this card might be representing?

Extension/additional activity

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