Autumn Leaves and Gems Colour Sorting Activity

Set out this gorgeous Autumn colour sorting activity for preschoolers using leaves and coloured glass gems. Open-ended creativity and playful maths game for little ones, plus just so beautiful to play with!

Invitation to sort and match gems to Autumn leaves

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Star Dust Sensory Writing Tray

Make a star dust sensory writing tray to create a magical and exciting early writing experience for young children! Much easier than using a pencil, it also enhances fine motor development and is a great sensory-rich experience to add to the playful literacy repertoire!Sensory writing in magical star dust!Continue reading Star Dust Sensory Writing Tray

Shape Blocks Matching Picture Cards

Use building blocks to create some picture cards of models and patterns for kids to copy! A great maths activity for preschoolers that can be simplified for toddlers and extended for school age children.3D shape structures math activity

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Counting with Beads and Pipe Cleaners Maths Activity

Use coloured beads, pipe cleaners, numerals and play dough to set up an exciting counting and sorting maths activity for kids. This is also great for fine motor development and the finished creations can be made into permanent resources for future maths games. number bead math game

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Counting and Maths Skills with Play Dough!

Set up a creative approach to developing early maths skills using play dough, matchsticks and wooden numerals! 

 I set out this mathematical Invitation to Play recently as a way to encourage some completely open-ended, hands on counting and number skills. If  you follow our Facebook page you may have seen

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