Pin These number sorts are an amazing way for students to practice seeing numbers represented in a variety of ways. This gives them several visual representations of numbers, so that they have a more concrete understanding of number sense.

Using wheat hoops to fill in the Numicon spaces- helps support understanding of conservation of number. (Please be aware may cause an allergic reaction for those with nut allergies)

JPEG image - More maths resources to help understanding of number . In the other year 3 classroom they had a maths resource shelf quite like this where the resources were named with pictures to help all children clearly see where each resource is.

Numicon being used to teach non standard measurement alongside counting in and extending to problem solve when all the 'tens' have been used. Using and applying number skills to a practical task.