Ordering, Comparing and Reading Numbers

A variety of resources involving positioning numbers on number lines, and comapring numbers, fractions and decimals.

 
Maths Raiders Maths Raiders

Destroy the incoming spaceships and dodge the asteroids. A fun game to practise lots of mathematical skills. Carefully differentiated to support the new maths curriculum. Levels involve: Multiplication, Addition, Roman Numerals, Reading Numbers in Words, Fractions of Numbers, Simplifying Fractions, Multiplying Fractions, Convert Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers, Converting Fractions to Decimals, Converting Fractions to Percentages, Rounding Numbers, Division and Percentages of Numbers.

This game is also available as an iPad or Android app.

Monty's Maths Wall Monty's Maths Wall

Use the arrow keys to guide your bricks and destroy the wall.

A great game for practising a wide range of mathematical skills. Levels are based on objectives from the new maths curriculum from Year 1 to Year 6. Topics include: multiplication, addition, reading numbers, subtraction, fractions of numbers, Roman numerals, division, converting fractions to decimals and percentages and simplifying fractions. 

You can choose to play a single level, a selection of levels, or choose all the objectives from a year group (within the same topic). There is a full list of levels below.

This game is available on both Google Play and the App Store. A free version of the app is available with just the multiplication levels.

 

Snake - KS2 Maths Game Snake - KS2 Maths Game

Use the arrow keys to avoid the hazards and direct your snake to the correct answer. There are more than 100 different levels to play. See below for a full list of levels.

This game is available as an iOS and Android app.

KS2 Maths Invaders KS2 Maths Invaders

Shoot the spaceship with the correct answer and dodge the incoming fire. A fun game to practise a wide range of key mathematical skills.  

There are over a hundred carefully differentiated levels linked to objectives from the new maths curriculum. The game can be used to teach: Multiplication, Addition, Reading Numbers, Subtraction, Fractions of Numbers, Roman Numerals, Rounding Numbers, Division, Converting Fractions to Decimals, Converting Fractions to Percentages, Telling the Time in Words, Recognising Multiples, Factors, Prime, Square and Cube Numbers, and Simplifying Fractions. A full list of levels is below. This game is also available as an iOS and Android app.

Reading Numbers - Crystal Crash Reading Numbers - Crystal Crash

Match the numbers written in words with the correct numerals. The following expectations are taken from the new maths curriculum:

1. Read numbers to 20 in numerals and words (Y1)

2. Read numbers to 100 in numerals and words (Y2)

3. Read numbers to 1000 in numerals and words (Y3)

4. Read numbers to 10,000 in numerals and words (Y4)

5. Read numbers to 1,000,000 in numerals and words (Y5)

6. Read numbers to 10,000,000 in numerals and words (Y6)

This game, together with all the other crystal crash games, is available as a single iPad or Android app.

Reading Numbers - Mine Mayhem Reading Numbers - Mine Mayhem

This game, together with all the other Mine Mayhem games, is available as a single iOS or Android app.

Read numbers in words and match with the correct numerals. Choose to read numbers up to 20, 100 or 1000.

Monty's Maths Memory Monty's Maths Memory

Help Monty remember where to find the card with the correct answer. Levels involve: Multiplication, Addition, Reading Numbers, Subtraction, Fractions of Numbers, Roman Numerals, Division, Converting Fractions to Decimals or Percentages and Simplifying Fractions.

Compare Numbers on a Number Line Compare Numbers on a Number Line

Compare the numbers on two different number lines and decide which is bigger. A great game to get children thinking about place value and reading varying scales.

Estimating Numbers on a Number Line Estimating Numbers on a Number Line

Estimate the number the arrow is pointing to, then calculate the correct answer when you are told your error. A great game to help develop an understanding of place value, reading scales and to practise mental addition and subtraction. There are lots of levels to play; inc. 0 to 10, 0 to 100, 0 to 1000, and levels involving negative numbers and decimals.

Placing Numbers on a Number Line Placing Numbers on a Number Line

This is a new version and is also available as an ipad app. You can play the old version here.

Drag the flag to the correct position on a number line. Lots of choice over level, including whole numbers, negative number and decimals. Can be used to teach place value, approximation skills, and reading varying scales.

Choose one type of number line or for more of a challenge you can select several. Work quickly to get more time, build your score and climb up the leaderboard.

For more resources involving partitioning and place value click here.

Placing Calculations on a Number Line Placing Calculations on a Number Line

Place the answer to calculations on a number line. An enormous array of choice. Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Ranging from adding numbers to 10 to multiplying 4 digit numbers. Great for combining teaching calculations and approximations with developing an understanding of place value.

For more resources involving partitioning and place value click here.

For more addition and subtraction resources click here.

For more multiplication and division resources click here.

Reading Numbers Reading Numbers

Match the numbers written in words with the correct numerals. Choice of 2-digit or 3-digit numbers.

** New game August 2014 Reading Numbers - Crystal Crash 

Ordering Numbers Ordering Numbers

Order the numbers from smallest to biggest . Choice of whole numbers, negative numbers and decimals. 

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Order fractions decimals and percentages Order fractions decimals and percentages

Order fractions, decimals or percentages, or any combination of the three.

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Comparing fractions, decimals and percentages Comparing fractions, decimals and percentages

Compare fractions with other fractions, decimals or percentages, or with any combination of the three.

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Comparing Fractions & Decimals Comparing Fractions & Decimals

Compare fractions with differing denominators, and compare fractions with decimals. A wide choice of levels. Use a fraction wall to help compare.

For more resources involving fractions and decimals click here.

Ordering Calculations Ordering Calculations

Order the calulations from those with the least value to the greatest. Lots of levels, including; addition pairs to 20, addition pairs to 100, addition and subtraction of multiples of 10, and multiplication of numbers up to 10.

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Comparing Calculations Comparing Calculations

Decide whether the calculation is greater or less than a given number and use the appropriate symbol (<, >, or =). Lots of choice of level including addition, subtraction and multiplication.

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