# Cazoom Maths Starters: Whole One Search

This resource challenges learners to find calculations that cause the whole number one. It focuses on using the four basic operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

## Why is exploring operations with numbers important?

This type of task helps develop:

- Number sense: Deepening understanding of how numbers work.
- Operation fluency: Improving skills in all four basic operations.
- Problem-solving skills: Applying strategies to find solutions.
- Perseverance: Encouraging learners to try different combinations.

## How can this resource help?

This resource provides:

- Engaging task: Challenge learners with a number puzzle.
- Clear instructions: Guides learners through the activity.
- Exploration: Encourages experimentation with different operations.
- Free PDF download: Offers an easily accessible learning activity.

## Benefits for learners:

- Improves understanding of the four basic operations.
- Strengthens number sense and computational fluency.
- Develops problem-solving and perseverance.
- Makes practicing maths calculations fun.

This resource is perfect for teachers looking for a warm-up activity or for parents wanting to support their child's maths learning in a playful and exploratory way.