Large numbers in the news

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

Physical format
2 x 1 page


Apologies to Judith – who sent me an updated version of this resource last autumn! I have only just got around to publishing it.
Rather than delete the older version I have decided to keep both versions as it is interesting to compare them.
I am hoping that Judith will provide another version later this year :)