Posted by Peter on 15th October 2008

Maths vocabulary for year 1 (Position and instructions)

Year 1 maths vocabulary list from

The final list of vocabulary that children in year 1 are expected to become familiar with is to do with position and general instructions. Earlier sets of words can be found in the reception worksheet section of the site.
Words to do with position are:
underneath              centre                     journey
whole turn          half turn
There are also a number of instructions that children are expected to be familiar with, including:
listen     remember     point to     arrange     rearrange
separate     carry on     choose     collect     describe
explain     record     complete     finish

(Taken from Mathematical Vocabulary Book  DfEE)

The attached pdf has this vocabulary written large to cut out and use as flash cards/display etc.

Maths vocabulary for Year 1 (Position and instructions)

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