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Year 1 Mathematics at school: what to expect

Find out about the skills your Year 1 child will be developing at school. Learn how you can support them to count and begin to recognise number sentences.

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Year level(s) Year 1
Audience Parent or carer
Purpose Home practice tasks, Parent guide to maths
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Culturally responsive pedagogies, Questioning
Keywords maths at home, numeracy, number sense, understanding, reasoning, fluency

Curriculum alignment

Strand and focus Number, Geometry, Build understanding, Apply understanding
Topics Place value, Operating with number
AC: Mathematics content descriptions
ACMNA012 Develop confidence with number sequences to and from 100 by ones from any starting point. Skip count by twos, fives and tens starting from zero
ACMNA015 Represent and solve simple addition and subtraction problems using a range of strategies including counting on, partitioning and rearranging parts
National numeracy learning progression Additive strategies
Quantifying numbers - QuN5, QuN6

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