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# Exploring Number Sense with Third and Fourth Class Learning Path

By PDST

Activities, References and Games which might be useful when exploring Number Sense with Third and Fourth Class
7 resources in this Learning Path

1

### What is Number Sense?

https://nrich.maths.org/10737 Added: 27 Mar 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Article

This article explores the basic foundations of number sense and outlines relevant research in this area.

1-2 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Asset type: Document
Language: English
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2

### Coded Hundred Square

https://nrich.maths.org/6554 Added: 27 Mar 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Activity

This hundred square is written in code.

It starts with one and ends with a hundred.

Can you build it up? How did you do it?
Can you build it up in a different way?
Talk to a friend who has also tried building up the hundred square. How did s/he do it? What do you like about her/his method?

5-6 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• identify place value in whole numbers and decimals
Asset type: Document
Language: English
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3

Explore, Identify and Record Place Value 0-99

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• explore and identify place value in whole numbers, 0-999
Asset type: Document
Language: English
Special Needs:

4

### 100 Hunt +10 Challenge

http://www.ictgames.com/100huntplus10.html Added: 15 Aug 2016 Contributor: Marie Dineen Resource type: Game

Find the "target number" on the Hundred Square and click the number which is 10 more than the target number.

1-2 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Counting & Numeration

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• read, write and order numerals, 0-99

Suggestions for use: An excellent game to use with your class on counting in 10's. Use an assessment tool by projecting onto the whiteboard or allowing pupils to play the game individually on the tablets.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
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5

### 100 Square Activities

Descriptions of 7 different activities involving the 100 square. Includes Guess My Number, 100 Square Jigsaw, Beat the Number, Missing Numbers amongst others.

1-2 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Counting & Numeration

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• read, write and order numerals 0-199
• read, write and order numerals, 0-99

Suggestions for use: Print the corresponding 100 square and display this resource on the whiteboard with the intention of acting as instructions or a guide on how to do each activity.

Asset type: Document
Language: English
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6

### Number Sense Number Talk

https://vimeo.com/211533436 Added: 27 Mar 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Audio / Video

1-2 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

1-2
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Counting & Numeration

Asset type: Video
Language: English
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7

### Number Sense and Place Value Activities

https://nrich.maths.org/10712 Added: 30 Mar 2020 Contributor: PDST Resource type: Lesson Plan

This feature aims to support you in developing children's number sense and their understanding of place value. The first three articles unpick the ideas associated with these important areas of mathematics and outline relevant research. The fourth article links to a range of tasks and our rationale for choosing them. You can see the tasks themselves, which we have grouped into five categories, by scrolling down further.

3-4 Mathematics

#### How it maps to the curriculum

3-4
Mathematics

Strand: Number

Strand unit: Place Value

Content objective:
This resource should enable a child to:

• explore and identify place value in decimal numbers to one place of decimals.
• explore and identify place value in decimal numbers to two places of decimals.
• explore and identify place value in whole numbers, 0-999
• explore and identify place value in whole numbers, 0-9999
• read, write and order four-digit numbers and solve simple problems
• read, write and order three-digit numbers
• round whole numbers to the nearest ten or hundred
• round whole numbers to the nearest thousand
Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
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