This Pack contains a game and prompting charts for children to practise using the thinking strategies to work out addition and subtraction in their head.
The strategies illustrated include:
"Count on 1,2,3"
Count back 1,2,3"
Make 10 facts
Near ten facts
Doubles and near doubles.
Each chart gives a brief description of how the strategy works.
The Game is called "Race to 100" and encourages the children to use the strategies to answer the sums they roll with the dice.
How to PLAY.....
Choose a marker (e.g. a button or counter) and place it on the 0 on your hundreds board (provided)
2. Throw two 10-sided dice.
3. Say the fact using the numbers on the dice
e.g. 4 + 9
4. Use known strategies to solve the fact e.g.
Near 10 strategy 4 +10 = 14 – 1 = 13
5. Move that many squares on the hundred
board e.g. 13 squares
6. Write the fact on the worksheet “My
The winner is the first to 100