These posters will help consolidate number sense.
Students need to see the same number in many ways to build up a picture of each number.
This helps with place value, how we say numbers, knowing the sequence and helping to initiate conversations about numbers in our world.
In Australia, Foundation is our first year of Primary. They are our 5 and 6 year old students.
The set contains 0 as it is important to know where 0 sits and have an understanding of zero - it is not nothing, it is zero. It holds a place and without it 10, 101, 1001 do not make sense.
Next week look out for our first Australian money unit. There will be a series of them over the next few months.
Here is s a sneak peek....