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Common Core for Grade 1

Examples, solutions, videos, and songs to help Grade 1 kids learn how to compare two two-digit numbers based on meanings of the tens and ones digits, recording the results of comparisons with the symbols > (greater than), = (equal), and < (less than).

Common Core: 1.NBT.3

- I can determine when a two-digit number is greater than, less than, or equal to another two-digit number.
- I can explain why a two-digit number is greater than, less than, or equal to another two-digit number.
- I can record the comparison using the symbols >, <, and =.
- I know how to use the value of tens and ones to compare two numbers.
- I know use base ten manipulatives to represent the numbers and compare their values
- I know how to compare two two- digit numbers using pictures, numbers, and words
- I know how to compare the quantity of the numbers with models
- I know how to compare the placement of the numbers on the number line or 100s chart

First grade - comparing two digit numbers

This video explains how to compare two two-digit numbers. 1.NBT.3 in the Common Core.

Comparing Two 2-Digit Numbers

36 and 64, 25 and 48.

Greater Than, Less Than or Equal To

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