Maths resources

Target/tracking or counting beads

February 2, 2016
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I saw some counting beads on pinterest and thought how wonderful they would be for a child who is trying to hit small targets. The child could actually make their own counting beads at their first session and come up with a plan for their targets. I have seen these used in numeracy lessons and […]

Number formation booklet

October 28, 2014
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I made this some time back and it proved to be very popular. It is a number formation booklet with numbers 0-9 Download: Number book

Dinosaur maths games

October 27, 2014
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Here are a few games I used to play when I ran Numeracy interventions for SEN children. They would be perfect for a Nurture group setting. Who doesn’t like dinosaurs? This first game is so flexible, write a rule in the starburst such as add 1, add 2, subtract 1, subtract 2, double the number, […]

Jelly Bean maths

October 27, 2014
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I love using practical things for numeracy and I created these Jelly Bean sheets many years ago. I hope they will be helpful in a nurture group setting. You can of course use real Jelly Beans to make it more exciting but I have included picture cards of Jelly Beans so you can copy and […]

Number bonds

October 27, 2014
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I love this idea for number bonds. Such a practical idea and one that all children could benefit from. Perfect for a nurture group where practical learning is so important. This image was found on this website. I love activities like these because it makes the learning more fun and accessible for children.