This set of cards include features images of 1, 2 and 3 footballs arranged both in standard and random arrangements.
These cards include sets of footballs arranged both in standard arrangements and in random arrangements.
Different representations include repeat colours showing how numbers can be built up. For example, the 3 footballs might be identical or 2 of the 3 might be identical or all 3 might be different colours.
Pages 2 to 11: Numbers 1 to 3 in different arrangements and colour combinations.
Pages 12 to 15: Numeral Cards
Ideas for Use:
1: Representing Numbers – children use these cards as prompts for recognising number. The children could match the cards to the numerals.
2: Subitising challenges – children are shown a card and are encouraged to state the number of footballs without counting.
3: Sorting and Matching. The cards could be sorted by number or by colour combinations.