# Fishing for Numbers Addition Inequalities Activity

### How to teach Inequalities

Using Fishing for Numbers Addition Inequalities Activity, students sort sums into categories based on if it is greater than, less than, or equal to 6.

This activity is an introduction to inequalities. Your students will build their understanding of greater than, less than, and equal to in order to start using inequality symbols.

Place the addition cards under the correct answer heading. Then, record answers on the answer sheet. Sums Less Than 6, Greater Than 6, and Equal to 6.

### Other resources to use with this Fishing for Numbers Addition Inequalities Activity

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about inequalities.

Use this Greater Than or Less Than Inequalities Activity as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by showing red and yellow counters. Ask students to share ways that you could describe the number of red and yellow counters. Next, introduce the words greater than, less than, or equal to. Challenge students to use those phrases to describe the counters. Then, students complete worksheet independently or with a partner. Finally, students create their own examples of add to the categories.

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