understand place value in EYFS. But, for preschool, simply measuring the distance traveled. closest to the tube, furthest, etc.

MEASUREMENT understand place value in EYFS. But, for preschool, simply measuring the distance traveled. closest to the tube, furthest, etc.

Our Fun Homeschool: Number Line Jumping--Great for teaching counting on, addition and subtraction and greater than/less than

Number Line Jumping: Great for teaching counting on, addition and subtraction and greater than/less than. Love the idea of writing numbers on the plates to easily change the type of number line - include percentages & decimals.

It's good for children to compare their height with other things - why not animals?!

Toddlers, preschoolers, tweens, and adults can measure themselves and see which animal is the same height as them, and also read facts about the animal! Great to use when you read "Actual Size" by Steve Jenkins.

Investigating real and fake money by using magnets

Investigating real and fake money by using magnets - fabulous water tray activity

Fun way to introduce the concept of addition

A fun way to encourage addition math skills with cups and paper towel or toilet paper rolls - students can build their own adding machine

Fun way to introduce the concept of addition

A fun way to encourage addition math skills with cups and paper towel or toilet paper rolls - students can build their own adding machine

I love these ladybird counters! Made using: bottle tops, a permanent marker and some googly eyes.  Perfect for counting, game counters or what about sorting?

Bottle top ladybugs (turn into math game by varying the # of spots, write numeral on bottom for self-checking) I'd use plastic bottle caps for this.

I love these ladybird counters! Made using: bottle tops, a permanent marker and some googly eyes.  Perfect for counting, game counters or what about sorting?

Bottle top ladybugs (turn into math game by varying the # of spots, write numeral on bottom for self-checking) I'd use plastic bottle caps for this.

First Grade Wow!  Divide into 2 groups & sit on either side of large work mat. Each team has to roll a die & count down from 20 that many spaces. Put markers on each number as they count down. Team that gets to finish line 1st wins.  Great subtraction practice!

Kinder math - Divide into 2 groups & sit on either side of large work mat. Each team has to roll a die & count down from 20 that many spaces. Put markers on each number as they count down. Team that gets to finish line wins.

Dominos pizza role play area for my pre-schoolers to develop maths; ordinal numbers, sizes of boxes and inside: simple fractions.  Also can talk about food portions & healthy eating choices and other areas of the Early Years Foundation Stage.  Thank you to my local Dominos for the boxes! (My daughter 'helped' so a few areas need re:doing but you get the idea).

Dominos pizza role play area for my pre-schoolers to develop maths; ordinal numbers, sizes of boxes and inside: simple fractions. Also can talk about food portions & healthy eating choices and other areas of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Monkey Race Game for Math- roll a dice and move the monkey up the tree

math objective: given a dice students will be able to play a game where you move the monkey up the tree goals: to develop skills necessary for a smooth kindergarten transition

Doubling using glass nuggets and mirrors on the maths table.

Doubling using glass nuggets and mirrors on the maths table. So obvious, yet never thought of it!

Number hunt. Children take photos of numbers they find and send in to teacher to add to display. Courtesy of tishylishy

number hunt - encourage kinder students and families to look for numbers at home and in the community, send in pictures/documentation for a cute display

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