Y1 Maths

Adding Together Lesson

This Year 1 Adding Together lesson covers the prior learning of counting the total number of objects in two groups, before moving onto the main skill of adding together two groups using the + and = symbols.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objectives:
Mathematics Year 1: (1C1) Represent and use number bonds and related subtraction facts within 20
Mathematics Year 1: (1C2a) Add and subtract one-digit and two-digit numbers to 20, including zero
Mathematics Year 1: (1C2b) Read, write and interpret mathematical statements involving addition (+), subtraction (–) and equals (=) signs

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of counting the total number of objects in two groups, before moving onto the main skill of adding together. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This Year 1 Adding Together lesson covers the prior learning of counting the total number of objects in two groups, before moving onto the main skill of adding together two groups using the + and = symbols.

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Full Step

Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step for a selection of resources and activities to support the prior learning for this lesson.

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Flash Cards Activity

This Reception Adding Together Game is designed to check pupils' understanding of finding the total number of items in two groups.

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Practical Activities

Practical Activities

These practical activities include tasks covering a range of provision areas for pupils to practise the main skill of adding together.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to practise the main skill of adding together.

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Full Step

Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Supporting Activity

Supporting Activity

This adding together supporting activities sheet contains suggestions for additional tasks you might wish to use to support pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the lesson.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 1 Adding Together Game is designed to check pupils’ understanding of adding together two numbers within 10.

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Extension

Extension

This adding together extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the adding together lesson.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 1 Adding Together Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils’ understanding of adding together two numbers within 10.

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Home Learning Pack

Home Learning Pack

This Autumn week 7 Maths pack contains varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving worksheets.