Our school and nursery often use Early Years Maths resources from White Rose Maths. White Rose Maths has prepared a weekly series of daily Early Years Maths home learning activities linked to stories. Each session comes with a supporting video for parents.
Week beginning 13.07.20 – our maths tasks this week are based on the story ‘How Many Legs?’
Follow the link for the online version of the story:
Week beginning 06.07.20 – maths activities for this week are linked to the book, ‘The Dinosaur who Pooped a Planet’ by Dougie Poynter and Tom Fletcher.
Read the story on YouTube by following the link:
Week beginning 29.06.20 – this week, our maths activities are based on the story ‘Oliver’s Vegetables’ by Vivian French.
Online story version for Oliver’s Vegetables:
Oliver’s Vegetables Story
and also CBeebies version of “Kitchen Disco” for some of the activities
Week beginning 22.06.20 – this week, our maths activities are based on the story ‘Zog’ by Julia Donaldson.
Maths activities linked to Zog
Here is a link to the BBC iplayer animated version of the ‘Zog’ story:
Animated story of Zog
Week beginning 15.06.20 – this week, our maths activities are based on the story ‘Princess Mirror-belle and the Dragon Pox’.
Here is the story on Youtube:
Week beginning 08.06.20 – maths tasks this week are based on the story ‘The Princess and the Wizard’ by Julia Donaldson.
White Rose Maths Activities for The Princess and the Wizard
Week beginning 01.06.20 is linked to the story of ‘The Snail and the Whale’ by Julia Donaldson.
Week beginning 18.05.20 is based around Julia Donaldson’s storybook, ‘Superworm’. The links are provided below.
Week beginning 11.05.20 is based around the story of The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle. Please find below a link to the Maths activities and an online version of the story.
Week beginning 04.05.20 is based around the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. Please find below a link to the Maths activities and an online version of the story.
Week beginning 20.4.20 is based around our World Book Day favourite book ‘Supertato.’ Here is a link to an online version of the story, if you don’t have a copy at home.
Here is the link to the White Rose Maths Early Years home learning for Summer Term Week 1 Supertato:
Other websites linked to Maths in the Early Years:
The National Centre for the Excellence of Teaching of Maths (NCETM) also has sets of support materials linked to the CBeebies television programme Numberblocks that can be watched on the BBC iplayer or on Sky TV. The link below gives a guide to each episode and an accompanying Powerpoint:
You can also watch clips and play Numberblocks games on the Cbeebies website:
Numberjacks CBeebies programmes are available online on You Tube at:
Topmarks also includes a nice selection of online Early Years Maths games:
Twinkl has many printable maths resources for Early Years, currently with free subscription for parents:
Reception children please continue to regularly complete your Mathletics activities as you have been doing – well done to you all for all your hard work on this so far!
Please contact school if you need a reminder of your login details.
Nursery and Reception children please also see our Topic Areas of Learning grid for Maths opportunities linked to our topics over the coming weeks.
Please share any of your child’s Maths learning activities at home on their Tapestry page and these can be added to their electronic journal.
Week beginning 27.4.20 – This week’s Maths focus is around the story of The Night Pirates. Please see links below to the CBeebies reading of The Night Pirates and the White Rose Maths activities to go alongside the story.