Numeracy Development involves knowing the concept of numbers and being able to apply this meaningfully in real life situations. Through the use of manipulatives, pictures and symbols, children notice relationships between groups of things to be sorted, counted, shared and represented.
(Adapted from ‘Nurturing Early Learners’)
At our Kindergarten, we develop pupils’ Numeracy through:
Counting and number value
Learning and writing numerals
Matching, sorting and pairing
Ordering and patterning
Simple addition and subtraction