Results for "Early Year mathematics" (4106)

Scheme of Work

The MEP Scheme of Work, provided by the Centre for Innovation in Mathematics Teaching, is clearly specified for Years One to Six and is part of a complete Year 1 to Year 11 plan with associated written and mental tests. There is a focus on numeracy skills in the early years but maths is treated as an integrated...

Issue 21: Games - Scavenger Hunts

This article from an Early Years edition of the National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics (NCETM) online magazine describes how to use a digital camera to produce a scavenger hunt for early years students.

The usual way that a scavenger hunt is carried out is for the participants to have...

Money and Measure Activities for Students Aged 3-5

A selection of resources, published by BEAM, for teachers of early years mathematics. It includes challenging problems and puzzles, open-ended investigations, cross-curricular activities, and resources to practise and consolidate students' mathematical understanding in the topics of money and measurement.

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Science 3-6: Laying the Foundations in the Early Years

Science 3-6: Laying the Foundation in the Early Years is an edited collection of chapters about the teaching of science to children aged three to six years. Published by the ASE in 2000, it aimed to describe and promote good practice in science education in early childhood. Its nine chapters were written by...

Science achievement gaps start early and persist

A study published in 2016 in Educational Researcher looks at the profile of science achievement gaps to the age of 14. The researchers used data from the US Early Childhood Longitudinal Study,
Kindergarten Class of 1998-1999 (ECLS-K), which followed 7,757 children from kindergarten (Year 1) to eighth...

Reception 2

In this programme from Teachers TV a panel of early years experts analyse the practice at Berridge Infant School and talk about the balance between child-led and adult initiated play.

Sheila Sage, primary adviser with responsibility for early years in Worcestershire, is joined by Ged Cotton, an infant...

Children Dressed for the Seasons Posters

Linked to the topic of seasons this resource contains a selection of posters depicting the months of year and a child wearing the correct clothes for each season. The posters are ideal to use when discussing different weather conditions with children in early years or lower primary school.

This resource has...

Shape Activities for Students Aged 3-5

A selection of resources, published by BEAM, for teachers of early years mathematics. They include challenging problems and puzzles, open-ended investigations, cross-curricular activities and resources to practise and consolidate students' mathematical understanding.

The activities, with their mathematical...

How Do They Do It in Hungary?

This Teachers TV video looks at Hungary which has a successful approach to teaching primary mathematics, with Hungarian students featuring highly in international rankings.

There are no national tests or league tables in Hungary. Their approach appears to be formal and traditional, but their lessons are...

Mathematical vocabulary

The purpose of this book, from the National Numeracy Strategy, is to identify the words and phrases that students need to understand and use if they are to make good progress in mathematics. It was designed to support the National Numeracy Strategy alongside the Framework for Teaching Mathematics.

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