Pupils will be taught to…
SUGGESTED TEACHINGAND LEARNING ACTIVITIESLEARNING OUTCOMES
Pupils will be able to…
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Add numbers to the total of 100 000.Pupils add any two to four numbers using
number sentence(horizontal form)47 325 + 895 =
vertical form3348318379+ 28351 Expose pupils to quick additionstrategies, such as, pairing of ten, doubling, estimation, etc.Pupils practice mental additionby using the abacus as anaddition model.
Add any two to four numbersto 100 000. Allow pupils to performestimation either before or after addition. Estimating answersbefore adding builds confidenceamong pupils, while estimatingafter adding provides a check onoperation performed. An example of a quick additionstrategy, i.e. pairing of ten, is asfollows (refer to the additionexample in the SuggestedTeaching and Learning Activitiescolumn):In the ones place value, add 9and 1 to make 10. Then 10 and 3make 13. Apply this pairs of tenstrategy where appropriate for the rest of the operation.number sentencesvertical formwithout tradingtradingquick calculationpairs of tendouble numbersestimatesrangePupils create stories from givenaddition number sentences.Pose to pupils problems in allforms, i.e. numerical, simplesentences, tables and pictures.
Solve addition problems. The ability to solve additionproblems is to be developed byfirst providing story constructionexercises. Then, provideexercises to transform simplesentences to number sentences,for example:“How many is three added tofive?”= 3 + 5 After pupils are familiar with storyconstruction and transformationactivities, provide word problemsexercises.2