Order numbers up to 1,000

Home learning focus

Learn how to compare and order numbers up to 1,000.

This lesson includes:

  • one learning summary slideshow
  • two activity sheets

Created in partnership with Twinkl.


It is important to understand the place value of each digit in a number to be able to order numbers.

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There are lots of fun ways to practise ordering numbers. Here are a few you could try.

Activity 1

Solving problems

Your task is to create your own one and two-step addition and subtraction problems. Click the image below to download the activity sheet.

Instructions and number cards
Number lines

Activity 2

Ordering numbers joke worksheets

Order the numbers to form the answers to a series of jokes.

Ordering numbers worksheet

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