Y1 Maths

Compare Statements 1 Lesson

This Year 1 Compare Statements  1 lesson covers the prior learning of comparing groups of objects, before moving onto the main skill of comparing statements including calculations and numbers.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for that step. 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: (1N4) Identify and represent numbers using objects and pictorial representations including the number line, and use the language of: equal to, more than, less than (fewer), most, least

Mathematics Year 1: (1N2c) Read and write numbers from 1 to 20 in numerals and words

Mathematics Year 1: (1C8) Solve one-step problems involving multiplication and division, by calculating the answer using concrete objects, pictorial representations and arrays with the support of the teacher

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 comparing groups of objects, before moving onto the main skill of compare statements 1. 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 Compare Statements  1 lesson covers the prior learning of comparing groups of objects, before moving onto the main skill of comparing statements including calculations and numbers.

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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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Interactive Activity

This Reception More and Fewer game develops children's understanding of quantities. Encourage children to identify which group has 'more' or 'fewer' then turn the card over to reveal the answer.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency questions for pupils to practise the main skill of compare statements 1.

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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 compare statements 1.

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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 compare statements 1 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 Compare Statements 1 Game checks pupils’ understanding of using inequality symbols to compare calculations and numbers.

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Extension

Extension

This compare statements 1 extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the compare statements 1 lesson.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 1 Compare Statements 1 Maths Challenge aims to support pupils’ ability to compare calculations and whole numbers using the inequality symbols.