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Unit 6: Numbers to 20


Today’s learning focus: We will be learning to compare groups of objects.



We are going to be using the mathematical vocabulary: greater than, less than and equal to.


To remember which way around the "<" and ">" signs go, just remember:

BIG > small

small < BIG


The "small" end always points to the smaller number, like this:

Watch this short video to remind yourself of which way round the signs go!

You will be learning to compare objects using tens frames.



Watch today’s video to find out more:

Today’s Task:


Complete as much as you can of the worksheet below. Can you use the mathematical signs < and > and =.

I have also attached the answers.

Challenge Task:


If you would like to, choose one or both challenge tasks to complete. The answers are attached!