Telling a story to provoke mathematical discussion, language and reasoning.
In this task, the book 'Maisy Goes Camping' by Lucy Cousins introduces children to the idea of using the size and number of objects to work out how many will fit in a 'tent'.
By following some simple recipes in this task, children can practise the skills of measuring and counting ingredients.
In this activity, children can practise reading numbers and counting items in order to help Owl pack for his holiday.
In this activity, the book 'The Doorbell Rang' by Pat Hutchins provides an engaging context in which children can practise sharing.
This task provides children with the opportunity to investigate halving different shapes and check that they have made two halves.