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Reading Numbers up to 1000

Purpose:

The purpose of this activity is to help your child to read any number up to 1000.  

Link to the Number Framework:

Number Sequence, Stage 5 

What you need:

Calculator

What to do:

Ask your child to enter a hundreds number and read it to you. Check they have read it correctly. 
Ask your child: Using the calculator can you add 20 to the number? (press + 20 = )
Read me what the number is? (Check they are correct)
Does that make sense?

What to expect your child to do:

To read the numbers correctly.
To check that the calculator answer makes sense and they haven’t press the wrong buttons.

Variation:

Extend the activity to include thousands numbers. 

Related Māori vocab:

tātaitai
calculator
tāpiri (hia)
add
tāpiritanga
addition
otinga
result/answer
pānui (hia)
read

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