Let’s play a game with a hundred square
Here’s how to support your child to develop understanding for our number system up to one hundred.
Download, print and play.
Have fun inventing a game to play or try:
Hundred square mystery numbers game
😀Cover a few squares with some counters.
😀Take turns to guess a hidden number. Pass it on
On your turn talk about the patterns you have used to help you work out what a hidden number is. For example say “The number below forty six is ten more than forty six, so it’s fifty six.”
Hundred square race game
Download and make ‘+1+10 spinner’. You will also need a counter each, placed on the number 1 square to start.
😀Spin and move forward that number of squares
😀Race to 100 Pass it on
On your turn talk about how you know where to move your counter to, when you score +10. For example say “thirty two plus ten that’s forty two, move one square down.”
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