2019 Term 2 Level 1 Mathematics - Tarakona

  • Posted on: 12 May 2019
  • By: libbyboyd

This term our level 1 mathematicians will be learning how to use Numicon to solve problems. Numicon is a materials based approach to numbers and mathematics. There are two groups in Level 1 maths.

Children will use numicon to:
Weeks 2 - 4
Use a range of counting, grouping, and equal-sharing strategies with whole numbers and fractions.
Know the forward and backward counting sequences of whole numbers to 100.
Know groupings with five, within ten, and with ten.
Week 5-7
Know the basic addition and subtraction facts
Generalise that the next counting number gives the result of adding one object to a set and that counting the number of objects in a set tells how many.
Create and continue sequential patterns.
Week 7-9
Generalise that the next counting number gives the result of adding one object to a set and that counting the number of objects in a set tells how many.
Week 9-10
Communicate and explain counting, grouping, and equal-sharing strategies, using words, numbers, and pictures.

Learning Area: 
To Do List: 
Get to groups on time
participate in whole group activities
use numicon to solve problems and share ideas
LA Code: 
Levels: 
1
Year: