So smart- counting hands - latex gloves filled with sand.

I ❤️ Numicon. The tactile and visual element it adds to number is fantastic. At the moment in Reception we are really just at the exploration stage, so I've but putting the numicon out with the pai.

Beans, tweezers and numicon- fine motor skills AND mathematical development

Numicon in Playdough links fine motor skills with the familiarisation of Numicon shapes

I have a few children who don't know their number bonds to This is such a crucial skill for more advanced mathematical strategies - think I will be using this idea!

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Numicon Biscuits step by step instructions of how to make the biscuits; combines life skills and maths skills.

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“From an idea I'm sure I saw somewhere on here, but can't remember where, our Numicon Padlocks

Here's a set of Numicon cards for numbers One could also use these alongside the great Ten-Up game!

My team made a large Numicon board for outside. The children often match the large Numicon to this. Here they were adding large coins to the holes.

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snakes and ladders DIY board game

Numicon in Playdough links fine motor skills with the familiarisation of Numicon shapes

I ❤️ Numicon. The tactile and visual element it adds to number is fantastic. At the moment in Reception we are really just at the exploration stage, so I've but putting the numicon out with the pai.

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)

At NL we hid the foil wrapped numicon in the sand pit. Children used metal detectors to 'treasure hunt' for the numicon. Also foil wrapped matching numeral cards.

Numicon Math: Set of Numicon resources on finding doubles.

Number bonds to 10 challenge. My children love numicon!

Numicon number match. Idea taken from Pinterest

Using Numicon to find the missing number.

A tower of different bonds to ten This helps pupil see visually the different numbers that make Made by Helen Eaton!

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