Chinese New Year Themed Maths
This resource includes three different resources.

1.Chinese Take Aways and Additions

This resource contains 10 addition and subtraction worksheets using Chinese symbols for numbers. Pupils complete adding and taking away tasks and insert the corresponding Chinese symbol. Tasks include:

- addition to 10
- addition to 20
- subtraction from 10
- subtraction from 20
- find the missing numbers
- addition and subtraction up to 20

The symbols could be used by pupils to make up their own Chinese sums.

2. Counting and Adding Money - Differentiated Worksheet

This resource contains 20 differentiated worksheets on counting and adding money using 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 50p, £1 and £2 coins based on the CNY custom of the giving of 'red envelopes' to children. Pupils count up how much money is in each envelope.

- adding coins to the value of 10p
-adding coins to the value of 20p
-adding coins to the value of 50p
-adding coins to the value of £1
-adding coins to the value of £2
-adding coins to the value of £5

3. Chinese New Year Co-Ordinate Game - Zodiac Animal Theme

This is a Chinese-themed co-ordinates team game based on the Chinese Zodiac animals. Teams are named after the Chinese numbers for 1-6. Pupils have to locate the animals. Score sheets can be printed off the PowerPoint.

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Created: Jan 26, 2016

Updated: Feb 15, 2019


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