Build a secure future in mathematics for every child with Numicon

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 Numicon 1st Steps in the Nursery Teaching Guide provides Preschool teachers with a range of activities to informally introduce foundation maths concepts to children from 3 to 5 years of age.


Building on from Numicon 1st Steps in the Nursery Teaching Guide, the Numicon Firm Foundations Teaching Pack  provides a wide range of practical ideas for helping children aged 4 to 5 to develop deep understanding of numbers and number relationships, shape, space and measures. 

  • Activities are supported by creative suggestions for extending the learning across a variety of environments where children can explore the key concepts.
  • The Teaching Guide includes planning and assessment support, a detailed guide to the key mathematical ideas children will meet, and guidance on how best to implement Numicon in your setting.
  • Photocopy Masters to support the activities are included.
  • Activities have been extensively trialled with teachers and children; and derive from real classroom experience.