Mathematics resources

Learning Trajectories, mathematics birth to 8 (USA)

Graphical signs and representations Children’s Mathematical Graphics: Understanding the Key Concept, article by Elisabeth Carruthers and Maulfry Worthington

Shape and space, The Importance of Shape and Space in the Early Years, article by Dr Sue Gifford

Early Childhood Mathematics Group pedagogy statement

Number and quantity Mathematics in the Early Years: What Matters?, article by Dr Helen J Williams

Solving mathematical problems Mathematical Problem Solving in the Early Years: Developing Opportunities, Strategies and Confidence, article by Dr Sue Gifford

Family maths, Everyday Family Math: Supporting Children’s early math learning with fun, everyday activities!, videos

‘Building Firm Foundations’ documents for three age bands, B-2s, 3-5s & 5-7s from Early Childhood Mathematics Group

Mathematical moments, examples of practice from birth to 5, Early Childhood Mathematics Group

Boosting children’s confidence in maths Parents fear (math) no more!, blog with tips for parents, Development and Research in Early Math Education

Early mathematics: a guide for improving teaching and learning , New Zealand government publication

Seeking patterns, Developing Pattern Awareness with Young Children, article by Dr Sue Gifford

Building on mathematical ideas and pretend play, Open Mathematics, open minds, article by Dr Elizabeth Carruthers

Erikson Early Maths Collective (USA), resources, professional development modules

Development and Research in Early Maths (DREME) (USA) , resources for teachers and parents, blogs, professional development modules

Count with me (UK), leaflets with tips for parents from Surrey County Council

Children Thinking Mathematically (UK), National Strategies EYFS guidance

Mark Making Matters (UK), National Strategies EYFS guidance

Early Years Maths , (UK) materials to support reception teachers from National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics

NRICH (UK) EYFS homepage of project aimed at enriching mathematical experiences

Mastery in Mathematics in the Early Years , East Midlands West Maths Hub

How children develop mathematical thinking (UK) , National Centre for Excellence in the Teaching of Mathematics podcast

Using manipulatives in the foundations of arithmetic (UK) Nuffield research and resources for teachers