Odd and Even Numbers (3)

Investigate the conditions required for a number to be odd or even and identify odd and even numbers (ACMNA051)

LO:

To investigate if a number is odd or even.

Know:

  • Definition of odd and even numbers
  • How to skip count

Understand:

  • Numbers can be classified as odd or even.

Do:

  • I can tell if a number is odd or even.

Odd and Even Numbers

Even numbers can be divided evenly into 2 groups with no left over pieces.

“Even numbers when paired up always have a buddy.”

They always end in 0, 2, 4, 6, or 8.

Odd numbers can’t be evenly divided evenly into 2 groups and will always have a remainder when split into 2 groups.

“Odd numbers when paired up always have a left over.”

They always end in 1, 3, 5, 7, or 9.

Teaching Ideas

ACARA Work Samples

Even and Odd Videos