Using 6 toys, say line from the programme to instruct what to do.
'Ok sheep listen to me. I want you all in groups of 3'
Arrange into groups of 3. How many in each group? How many equal groups? Say next line from the episode.
Are the toys arranged into 3 groups or 2 groups? Are they equal?
'Ok sheep, here's what to do, arrange yourselves into groups of 2'
'6 is the same as 3 lots of 2. I know that now, thanks to you.'
Use 6 toys from previous days session.
'Oh I see time for tricks, arrange your toys toys in a group of 6'
Look at the picture below to show equivalence. Compare the two images-what is the same/different?
2 groups of 3 is the same as 6. 3 groups of 2 is the same as 6.
Make 6 sheep using cotton wool balls and arrange them in different groups. Say a number sentence to match your groups of sheep.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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