Numbers of Position

Welcome to our Ordinal Number worksheets.

Here you will find a selection of ordinal number sheets which will help your child learn to use the language of position: first, second, third,...

The Find and Color sheets have been put in order of difficulty and get gradually harder.

What are Ordinal Numbers and Cardinal Numbers?

Ordinal Numbers?

Ordinal numbers are used to denote the position of an item in a series or sequence.

They are usually written down using language: first, second, third, fourth, etc.

Top tip: Ordinal Numbers tell you what Order the numbers go in.

Cardinal Numbers?

Cardinal numbers are used to denote the quantity of something.

They are usually written down using language: one, two, three, four, etc.

They can also be written using figures: 1, 2, 3, etc.

The worksheets on this page will help your child how to use ordinal numbers.

Children will get experience both reading and writing ordinal numbers.

These sheet will help your child to:

- understand ordinal numbers up to sixth;
- read and write ordinal numbers.

This sheet involves matching ordinal numbers in words to ordinal numbers in figures (from first to tenth).

Take a look at some more of our worksheets similar to these.

Here is our selection of number bonds sheets to 10.

The sheets in this section will help your child to learn their number pairs to 10.

Here is our selection of kindergarten comparing worksheets.

These worksheets will help your child to compare and start to order different things.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- understand the concept of most, least, biggest, smallest;
- count up to 10 objects;
- compare a range of different objects;
- compare numbers up to 20.

These sheets support Elementary Math benchmarks.

Here you will find our range of free printable Kindergarten Counting Worksheets.

The following worksheets involve using the basic skill of counting with numbers up to 25.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

- count sets of objects up to 25;
- match numbers of objects with their values.

All the free Math Worksheets in this section are informed by the Elementary Math Benchmarks for Kindergarten.

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