# N1/L1.1

Read, write, order and compare numbers, in words and in figures, including large numbers. (a) understand that the position of a digit signifies its value. (b) know what each digit represents in a number up to 7 digits, including the use of zero as a place holder. (c) understand the symbols for greater than, less than.

## Place value subtraction game

Submitted by Emma Hayward on Thu, 2013-01-24 13:16

#### Level: E2, E3, L1

Place value game involving dice and calculators. Helps build confidence with place value.
Can be used with all ability levels and easy to adapt.

## Multiple choice numeracy revision cards

Submitted by Karen Spear on Sat, 2011-09-03 18:43

#### Level: L1

Five wonderful sets of multiple choice revision questions covering Level 1 ratio, mean & range, fractions, percentages, and number (mostly place value & rounding). Each set consists of 9 cards and is individually mapped to the numeracy curriculum.
Cut up into cards and use as required. Use individual sets for targeted revision or mix with other sets of cards for general revision.

## St George's Day maths L1-L2

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Thu, 2011-04-07 16:15

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A revision of L1 numeracy skills all themed around England. Written for St George’s Day but can be used any time of year. Great for equality and diversity. Question themes include: population of UK districts, languages spoken in London, major religions, planning a St George’s Day street party. Topics covered include calculating and converting measures, working with large numbers, representing data, ratios, fractions, percentages and substitution.

## L1 Handling numbers revision

Submitted by Valerie Adams on Tue, 2010-06-29 22:12

#### Level: L1, L2

A useful set of revision questions covering place value, fractions, percentages, number patterns and more (also L2 prime nos, factors).

## Large numbers in the news

Submitted by Judith White on Sat, 2009-09-12 17:25

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Topical practice with reading and writing large numbers (up to billions) and ideal for start-of-term place value classes. Topics inc, Bruce Forsyth’s salary, the possible Cadburys takeover and Heathrow Airport statistics. Includes a useful place value chart.
A second updated sheet was added in April 2011 – also available below

## Numbers as words

Submitted by Nicola Toms on Sun, 2009-06-28 17:25

#### Level: E2, E3, L1, L2

An adaptable fill-in chart that can be used from E2-L2.

## Place value Slider

Submitted by Jane Russell on Sun, 2008-06-08 16:53

#### Level: L1

A useful, very effective template for making place value sliders. The laminated Slider allows the learner to see the digits moving left or right when they multiply or divide by powers of 10 and discourages the use of ‘adding zeros’ or ‘moving the decimal point’ which are not now used in schools. Covers whole numbers up to 7 digits and decimals to 2 decimal places.

## Lottery win

Submitted by John Thompson A on Tue, 2008-02-05 16:53

#### Resource type: Investigation or project, Worksheet or assignment

Involves ‘budgeting’ and research for buying a new car and a luxury holiday (2 separate worksheets) from a £100 000 lottery win. Covers addition (money) and large numbers.

## Place value game

Submitted by Jodie Travis on Sat, 2006-09-16 17:11

#### Level: E3, L1

A quick and easy-to-prepare game for Level 1 learners (can adapt for E3) that reinforces this important concept.

## Bank balance game

Submitted by Jane Marsh on Mon, 2006-09-04 17:11

#### Resource type: Game

A great way to work with money and larger numbers (with the option of covering negative numbers). Can be differentiated for learners from E3-L2 by altering the starting balance. Includes game cards (balance, income and expenditure cards), a balance sheet and full instructions. Written for a family learning situation but can be adapted for other groups.

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