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Year 1

# Count a set of objects and match the spoken number to the written numeral and number name

I can count sets of objects within the numbers 6 to 10 set and record the numeral to show the quantity in each set.

New
New
Year 1

# Count a set of objects and match the spoken number to the written numeral and number name

I can count sets of objects within the numbers 6 to 10 set and record the numeral to show the quantity in each set.

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## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. Count a set of 10 objects reliably.
2. Develop fluency in counting and securing the cardinality principle and the stable order principle.
3. Revisit and secure understanding of how the number tells the quantity of a group.

### Common misconception

Children may not be secure with the principles of counting.

Encourage any and all opportunities to count small collections of objects considering ways in which to count efficiently. Model counting using one-to-one principles and strategies such as organising collections to support counting all.

### Keywords

• Count - Saying the numbers in order to find the total amount in a set.

• Number - A count, measurement or idea of a value.

• Numeral - A numeral is a symbol or name that stands for a number.

• Number name - A number word is the word we say for that number, so the number word for 2 is two.

It is important that children are secure with the one-to-one principle, stable order principle, cardinal principle, abstraction principle and the order irrelevance principle through counting and checking within a variety of practical contexts.
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## Starter quiz

### 6 Questions

Q1.
Tick the number that comes next in this count: 4, 5, 6,
3
8
Q2.
Tick the number that comes next in this count: 9, 8, 7, ...
7
5
Q3.
How many green apples can you see in the picture?
2
3
9
Q4.
How many pieces of fruit are there altogether in the picture?
7
8
Q5.
Sofia has sorted some number cards. Which sets are in the correct order?
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Q6.
Which number is missing from this set?
4
10

## Exit quiz

### 6 Questions

Q1.
Which pictures show the stones counted correctly?
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Q2.
Which picture of the leaves is easiest to count?
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Q3.
Which numerals represent the number of leaves in the picture?
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Q4.
Order the number names.
1 - five
2 - six
3 - seven
4 - eight
5 - nine
Q5.
Which picture shows a tree with 8 leaves?
Correct Answer: An image in a quiz
Q6.
Match the numbers to the number names.

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