Merrydale Infant School

Merrydale Infant School

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Autumn 1

This half term we will be...


      then 50 and 100

  • Counting in 2s, 5s and 10s
  • Reading and writing numbers in numerals and words
  • Learning the place value of 2-digit numbers (tens and units)
  • Learning how to make and show numbers in different ways
  • Ordering and comparing sets of objects and numbers.
  • Comparing numbers by using the inequality signs: < = >





This half term we will be learning about addition and subtraction!


We will be...


  • Adding and subtracting 1s
  • Adding and subtracting 10 to and from any 2-digit number
  • Finding number bonds to 10 and then other related facts
  • Adding and subtracting a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number by crossing a ten
  • Adding and subtracting 2 2-digit numbers
  • Adding 3 1-digit numbers.


We may even find some time to learn to use money by...​​​​​​​


  • Recognising coins and notes
  • Selecting the right amount of money
  • Finding amounts of money
  • Making the same amount of money in different ways
  • Finding the difference in order to find the right change.

School Information

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  • Merrydale Infant School
  • Claydon Road,
  • Leicester,
  • LE5 0PL