# eyfs maths

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Here is a simple counting activity for children, especially preschoolers. Simple to set up it can suit individual needs and develops fine motor skills.

Numeral recognition... from Rachel (",)

Nursery maths (counting hands)...latex gloves filled with sand.

Missing numbers... from Rachel (",)

Fingerprint Caterpillar Counting Activity | Preschool Math

Numicon & aqua beads on rockmyclassroom.com

Activity may be very useful for pupils who enjoy "hands on" activities and are hard to motivate. Boys in particular will like this. More

"Count me, sort me" collection. Open ended loose parts in a tinker tray.

Math invitation for kindergarten students. "Can you finish the number story?"

Count and climb Jack's beanstalk with this fun early year maths activity for toddlers and preschoolers for the classic Fairy Tale Jack and the Beanstalk

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Numicon in Playdough on rockmyclassroom.com

Free printable number wheel for number recognition, number matching games, subitising activities and games to learn number bonds to 10 or 20

Wrap numicon in foil. Chn write down guess, unwrap foil and write down actual number - chocolate wrappers for cinema out and about theme.

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Numicon number match. Idea taken from Pinterest

[Image Only] Number Matching Wheel using clothespins and stickers (pinned by Super Simple Songs) #educational #resources for #children

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Numicon on rockmyclassroom.com

I think you could also have multiple pipe cleaners coming from one number and students have to show multiple ways to add numbers to get to that number. Counting with pipe cleaners and beads. Great for fine motor development too.

From http://www.newhorizonspreschool.com.au/ I am told!