# Year 1 | The Addition Symbol Lesson Presentation

## Year 1 addition and subtraction resources

This lesson introduces the addition symbol and how it can be used in an addition/number sentence.

Aligned with the maths mastery approach, this Year 1 | The Addition Symbol Lesson Presentation is designed for the Year 1 maths curriculum to cover the following curriculum objectives:.

Topic/Block: Addition and Subtraction

Small Steps: Addition symbol

NC Links: Read, write and interpret mathematical statements involving addition (+), and equals (=) signs. • Add one digit numbers to 10, including zero. • Solve one step problems that involve addition using concrete objects and pictorial representations.

Ready-to-progress criteria:  1AS-2 Read, write and interpret equations continuing addition and equals symbols, and relate additive expressions and equations to real-life contexts.

Previous Experience: Devise and record number stories, using pictures, numbers and symbols.

TAF Statements: Working Towards Add and subtract (one digit numbers) explaining their method verbally in pictures or using apparatus.

Aligned with the order of teaching of the maths mastery approach, use this to help your pupils get to grips with each mathematical concept. This lesson presentation also includes varied fluency activities, problem solving, and mathematical discussion questions too.

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