First graders' fluidity with comparing numbers is an important building block for the higher-level math concepts to come in the later grades. You can give first graders a leg up with this lesson, featuring guided instruction and practice problems in comparing numbers. Once kids get through this lesson, you can download and print the suggested comparing numbers worksheets in order to provide even more opprotunities for practice.
The ability to compare numbers with ease is crucial to understanding the relationship between numbers, also called number sense. The abstract nature of number sense makes extra practice crucial. This guided lesson helps kindergarteners to learn this skill with targeted instruction and engaging exercises. Further opportunities for practice can be found in the comparing numbers worksheets suggested to go along with this lesson.
Greater than, less than, or equal to? These Education.com resources help lower elementary students compare numbers 0-10. As students complete worksheets comparing numbers and participate in number comparison games, their understanding of numbers will increase. Visual activities help students see which numbers are greater than or less than. After they get comfortable with 0-10, you can teach bigger numbers with these comparing numbers 11-20 resources.