Y4 Maths

Ordering Numbers Lesson

This Year 4 Ordering Numbers lesson covers the prior learning of identifying, comparing and ordering numbers up to 1,000, before moving onto the main skill of ordering numbers with up to 4 digits.

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 4: (4N2a) Order and compare numbers beyond 1,000

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1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This Year 4 Ordering Numbers lesson covers the prior learning of identifying, comparing and ordering numbers up to 1,000, before moving onto the main skill of ordering numbers with up to 4 digits.

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Interactive Animation

This Year 3 Ordering Numbers Interactive Animation consists of four questions to consolidate pupils’ understanding of placing 3-digit numbers in ascending and descending order.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 3 Ordering Numbers Game checks pupils’ understanding of ordering numbers in ascending and descending order.

2 Teaching

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guides pupils through the prior learning of identifying, comparing and ordering numbers up to 1,000, before moving onto the main skill of ordering numbers. 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.

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Video Tutorial

Laura uses a place value chart to represent 4-digit numbers in this Order and Compare Numbers beyond 1,000 Video Tutorial and uses place value terminology.

3 Activities

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of ordering numbers.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 4 Order Numbers Beyond 1,000 Game checks pupils’ understanding of ordering 4-digit numbers.

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Sequencing Activity

This Year 4 Order Numbers Sequencing Game checks pupils’ understanding of place value when ordering numbers beyond 1,000.

4 Extension

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Extension

Extension

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