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Practise Your Addition: Add 4, 5 or 6 to a Number

In this worksheet, students will practise adding 4, 5 or 6 to numbers in the range 0-30.

'Practise Your Addition: Add 4, 5 or 6 to a Number' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Year:  Year 1 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Addition and Subtraction

Curriculum subtopic:   Add and Subtract to 20

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

Addition is adding something on.

When you add everything together, you get a total.


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Look at this addition.

16 + 4 = ?



Start at 16 and count 4 forwards.

What do you get then?

Use the number line below to help you.


16 + 4 = 20



How about if we add 5 to a number?

23 + 5 = ?

You need to start at 23 and count 5 forwards. 

You could use the number line to help you. Pop your finger on the number 23 and bounce it along 5 places to the right.


23 + 5 = 28


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Remember that when you add a number, you always move to the right.


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Let's try one more.

What happens if we add 6 to a number?

19 + 6 = ?


Start at the number 19 and count forwards 6 places. On the number line, bounce your finger 6 places along to the right. What do you land on?

19 + 6 = 25


Are you ready to have a go at some questions now?


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