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Activity:

Can I half a given number?

How to do it: 

You will need 10 objects and 2 containers. Also numbers cards up to 10, numbers 1-10 on separate pieces of paper if you don’t have number cards. 

Press play and follow the activities on the screen

 

If you find it tricky: 

Gather 8 objects

Share 4 objects with your adult

How many do you have each?

Say the number sentence together

Half of 4 = 2

Repeat with 2, 6 and 8 objects 

 

Challenge: 

Use objects to work out the answer to these questions

Half of 10= 4

Is that correct or not correct?

Explain your answer

Half of 12 = 6

Is that correct or not correct?

Explain your answer.

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