Platypus ( 3 sets )
ACMNA015 MA1-5NA Addition to 12 using 2 x 1 - 6 dice for 2 students. Each player has to collect pieces numbered 1 - 12 to make a picture of the iconic Australian platypus. To start, players roll only one die until they have collected the piece marked '1'. Thereafter, 2 dice are rolled. Counting on from the larger number is encouraged but students should state the number sentence as well. e.g. "4 and 2 is 6 so I have to take a piece with the number 6 on it." 3 sets of, 2 x 12 pieces.