Remind your child about the greater than or less than crocodile symbols from last week ( < > ) the crocodile's mouth always points towards the greatest number. The crocodile is greedy and wants the most.
Give your child the number statement below to compare.
3 + 4 8
Ask them to work out the addition side and then add a greater than or less than sign to compare the number statement.
e.g. 3 + 4 < 8
Ask your child the questions
How can we work out the total of each side?
Which side gives the greatest answer?
Which side gives the smallest answer?
Choose either the 1 star or the 2 star activity depending on your child's confidence. For the 2 star questions, your child will need to work out a possible number to go in each gap to make the number sentence make sense.
Write about something that you did over the weekend. It could be about anything at all. A cosy day in, a game you played, a yummy meal you made and ate, baking etc.
Remember your basic writing skills - capital letters, full stops, finger spaces, writing on the line, phonics knowledge and form your letters correctly!
Choose a football activity from the Derbyshire School Games activity pack.