# Vocabulary, Addition

**This is a follow-up to our popular Calculator Activity-1.**

While that original resource focused exclusively on Addition, this one helps children develop their understanding (and accuracy) when reading written numbers and calculating with **both** addition and subtraction.

**This calculator activity **is an extension of one which was published as part of the National Numeracy Strategy in 1999. It has a dual focus; the first one (as you might expect) is to involve the children in accurately using a calculator. The second is to engage the children in reading numerical vocabulary. **Read more »**

**This fun game uses 'Top Trumps' style cards** to enable children to practice addition and multiplication strategies while reinforcing correct mathematical vocabulary.

There are 36 cards; each featuring an image of a * mathstick* figure and two mathematical statements.

The first statment on each card is an addition and the other a multiplication. **Read more »**