### Link to the Number Framework:

Number Facts, Stage 5

### What you need:

Set of Loopy Cards.(PDF, 40KB) You can print these or make your own.

### What to do:

Deal out the cards between the players.   Players can spread their cards out face up.
The person who has “Start” loopy card begins by reading out loud the instruction on that card, “4 + 7” and then place the card in the middle.
The first person who has a Loopy card that shows the answer 11 and calls the answer then places it in the middle on top of the start card. They then read the next instruction.
The game keeps going until the card with “Finish” is placed in the middle.

### What to expect your child to do:

To recall the addition basic facts. They should become quicker at instantly recalling the facts.

### Variation:

Make a set of loopy cards that has the addition basic facts that your child needs to practice most.
Children can take all the cards and arrange them so the ends match to form one continuous line.

### Related Māori vocab:

 tekau ten tekau mā tahi eleven tekau mā rua twelve tekau mā waru eighteen tekau mā iwa nineteen rua tekau twenty tāpiri (hia) add tāpiritanga addition otinga result/answer