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Saint Patrick’s Day Greater Than Worksheets

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These Saint Patrick’s Day Greater Than Worksheets will help your lower elementary (1st and 2nd-grade math) children work on their math skills! We have so many great St. Patrick’s Day activities to check out!

When kids are learning to add and subtract they need to first understand relative concepts. This cute, St Patrick-themed worksheet will help your children!

You’ll find great success with this greater than less than equal to worksheet for kids!

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These free printable greater than, less than worksheets really help your children learn how to order numbers and also start processing the importance of comparing fraction and bigger numbers, too.

These St. Patrick’s Day-themed number worksheets are a great way to work on single-digit numbers, equal to symbols, and more. (and you don’t have to wait until March 17 to use it, either!)

What to expect with this St. Patrick Day worksheet:

These would make great math worksheets for 1st grade and 2nd grade learners. The kids will be able to learn how to identify numbers and decide if they’re larger or smaller than the other number.

What it includes:

Once you print, your kids will be able to start comparing numbers easily to help them work on identifying numbers fast.

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Fun ways to use this printable:

Think outside the box when it comes to fun ways to use this free math printable!

Create your own worksheets

Use this printable as a way to branch out and create your own fun worksheets, too. Once the kids have identified which number is larger or smaller, create a word search and have them find how to spell the numbers, too! This would be a great way to work on letter recognition at the same time as number recognition.

Talk about finding a pot of gold

Use your imagination and use the numbers on the page to pretend that they’re pieces of gold. Play fun math word games about how many pieces of gold would fit into a pot of gold and have them using their analytical skills, too.

Use the back of the sheet for coloring pages

Where there is a blank space, there’s always room for creativity! Have the kids draw a rainbow or a shamrock for fun!

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What is a great way to teach kids about numbers being large or small?

Numeracy is an essential part of a child’s development, and teaching them about large and small numbers can provide a strong foundation for future mathematics concepts.

One great way to introduce this concept is through everyday objects and experiences. For instance, parents or educators can compare the size of fruits or toys, or ask children to count the number of steps they take on a staircase.

By using tangible examples, children can visualize the difference between numbers and internalize the concept in a more meaningful way.

Additionally, incorporating games or challenges that involve counting, ordering, or measuring can make learning about big and small numbers more interactive and engaging.

By providing a fun and practical context to mathematics, children are more likely to retain the information and enjoy the process of learning.

Why is greater and less than learning important for kids?

As children begin to develop their foundational understanding of mathematics, greater than and less than learning is a crucial component of their growth.

When kids learn to compare quantities and values, they are not only building a solid understanding of mathematics but also developing important critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

Watching children explore and dissect numbers to determine which is greater or less than the other is a thrilling experience that lays the foundation for a lifetime of learning.

Understanding the concepts of greater than and less than will help kids make sense of the world around them and set them up for success in their academic endeavors.

What are fun early math learning activities for kids?

Math is an essential subject that lays the foundation for numerous skills and concepts. It is a misconception that learning math can only be achieved through tedious practice and drills.

On the contrary, there are numerous fun and engaging activities that can spark interest in math and ignite the love for learning.

One such activity is using counting games such as hopscotch, where children can learn to count and recognize numbers.

Engaging children in cooking activities and measuring ingredients can also help them understand various math concepts such as fractions and measurements.

Math puzzles, board games, and even outdoor scavenger hunts that involve numbers and patterns can also be an excellent way to introduce math to children in a fun and interactive way.

By incorporating fun math activities in the early years, children can develop a positive attitude towards math and instill a desire to learn.

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Friday 4th of March 2016

Nice fun activities. These are so cute and will help kids learn easliy

Thaleia from Something2Offer

Monday 22nd of February 2016

We are featuring your post as part of Good Tips Tuesday! Thanks for linking up with us. We can't wait to see what you share this week!

Tracy @ Ascending Butterfly

Saturday 20th of February 2016

It would have been fun to have these printables when I was still teaching! :-)

Claudia Krusch

Friday 19th of February 2016

Love it! Will use them in a preschool group I help run as a volunteer! Love the resources!