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The Little Book of Maths Activities

Little maths books with big ideas

The Little Book of Maths Activities shows how simple resources can be used in a range of ways to develop children's maths skills. Both independent and adult-led activities and games are presented for each resource, and all aspects of maths learning are explored.

Ages: 2-5 | Pages: 56 | Code: TS0258 | ISBN: 9781921613869

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Sally Featherstone

Sally Featherstone has a wealth of experience as a teacher, consultant, trainer, and author in the field of early childhood education. In 1993, she and Phill Featherstone founded Featherstone Education, a division of Bloomsbury Publishing.

Marianne Knaus

Marianne Knaus is an Honorary Associate Professor at Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia. She also works part time in the early childhood program at the School of Education, University of New England, Armidale.


Links to the EYLF Learning Outcomes8
A number walk10
Fingers, hands and feet12
Children’s bodies14
Compare bears16
Using small bricks18
Using hoops, balls, ropes and cones19
Dice and spinners20
Using small objects24
Money (plastic or real)26
Using coloured counters28
Using beads and strings29
A floor number line30
A pack of playing cards32
Number cards and tiles34
Dough, clay and cooking equipment36
Using junk mail and wrapping paper38
Using containers39
Dinosaurs and other small world animals40
Pegs and pegboards42
Magnetic numbers44
Using calendars and diaries46
Using small cars and trucks47