# maths

## Introduction to addition: pairs that make 10

This is the fifth video in my series about introducing learners to addition. The pairs that make 10 are one… more

Here’s the next video on introducing learners to the concept of addition. When your learners can confidently add 2 collections… more

## Introduction to Addition: Slide and count

My third video on how to introduce learners to the concept of addition. Use this slide and count strategy when… more

## Introduction to Addition: Count count count

The second in my series of videos explaining how to introduce the concept of addition to learners. Once your learners… more

## Introduction to Addition: add 1 or 2 more

This is my first teaching video explaining how to introduce learners to the concept of addition. Use the strategy add… more

## Arrow Card Numbers

Exploring numbers in different ways. Once we had played around with bead strings, we started adding other resources into the… more

## Symmetry in Action: Numicon

Symmetry in Action: let’s bring out my favourite resource ‘numicon’. Just when I thought I had got everything I possibly… more

## Taller and Shorter Towers

Learning about shorter and taller, not a worksheet in sight. We were developing the use of comparative language to measure.… more

## More fun at the maths table

Back to the maths table, now with even more maths! We started with number to 10, then onto number to… more

## Tens and Units Count and Clip Cards

Numbers up to 100! Here we go! We’ve had lots of fun exploring numbers to 100 on our hundred square… more

## Numicon Count and Clip Cards

Numbers up to 30, look what we can do! We’ve had so much experience of using numicon and are developing… more

## Happy Hundred Days of School!

We’ve been celebrating our hundred days of school! Well done children on 100 days of learning, playing, exploring, adventuring and… more

## Welcome Back to the Maths Table!

Welcome back to the maths table! We’re now learning about numbers up to 20 and there are plenty of opportunities… more

## Number to 10 lollisticks

Lots of fun practising ordering numbers to 10 with these lollisticks. Thanks to my fantastic stage partner for letting me… more

## Stick on one more

We’re getting stuck into learning about 1 more with this sticking activity. This is the 4th station for exploring 1… more

## What was I thinking?

My class really enjoyed this counting activity today. Threading cut up straws onto furry pipe cleaners, what’s not to love? It’s a… more

## Counting hole punch

More careful counting with this lovely maths activity. There’s something about the hole punches that the children find fascinating and this… more

## Ordering numbers to 10

More active maths games for numbers to 10. This time children are practising ordering numbers to 10. We’re using the… more