# Numeracy

## Subtraction Stories

Use subtraction stories to build on prior knowledge when introducing taking away. Children already know a lot about subtraction through… more

## Numeracy peg pots

Peg pot games are great for numeracy practice. Basically, pegs numbered from 1 to 10 are stored clipped in order… more

## Doubles practice

Independent doubles practice. We started learning about doubles a few weeks ago and many of my children are beginning to… more

## Tens frame car parks

Learning about tens frames through play. Children pick a car park, check the number and then park the cars. I… more

## Numicon Matching Game

Children can practise numbers to 20 at the maths table with this numicon matching game. I’ve taped the boards to… more

## Train game

Build knowledge of numbers past 10 with the train game. Each carriage is a tens frame that children fill with… more

## Numicon bingo

Numicon bingo is a super reinforcement for numicon recognition and counting. This is a 6 player game that my students… more

## Numicon numberline

Use a numicon numberline as a teaching and learning aide. This display is at my teaching area and we refer… more

Children who have a good understanding of ‘slide and count’ are ready to tackle ‘start with the biggest’. Not all… more

Adding towers cards to use with the ‘slide and count’ strategy. I couldn’t resist putting in a little picture of… more

## Slide and Count – Adding Strategy

Once children have mastered ‘count count count’, they may be ready for the adding strategy ‘slide and count’. This is… more

It’s time to learn about the commutative property of addition through magic sums. Many children in my class are getting… more