# Challenge Area

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What number is missing? A great independent activity! Could even use dry erase markers in the place of the physical numbers.

Need to get some pics of local buildings and architecture to laminate and put in the block area for kids to build instead of just building "houses & castles".

spelling For this spelling activity the teacher writes a word on the chalkboard and the students write over it with a paint brush and water. This helps the students get familiar with spelling words and helps them practice writing them.

Building numbers roll a dice count out objects to match

We have tried this in my setting, everyone became phonics detectives! It was amazing and the kiddies loved it!

Children loved the free writing phonics table. Lots of independent word building. Cover tables in paper

Math EPA // define work area placemat // Bead and pipe cleaner counting

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measure and graph plant growth with unifix cubes

Who can build the tallest tower by rolling the dice, before the time runs out. 'Number book' idea with timer for chn to compete

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Shape challenge table: Match everyday items to shapes.

Use in sand area (can you find 2 pieces of numicon that make 10 - laminated card) individual challenge cards on continuous provision

"EY FroTeachers can create this Phonics Activity - spell with the pebbles- a great way to attract children who have a hard time sitting in one place on a table and being a typical writer.

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3D Building Provocation

Number bonds to 10 challenge. My children love numicon!

The next interactive maths display!

Numicon and data handling. Basic block graphs using Numicon and real objects.

Find the missing numbers math game.

measure and graph plant growth with unifix cubes