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Numicon professional development

Discover Numicon at Foundation Stage

About The Course

Explore how the Numicon approach can support your early learners

Time: 9.30-16.00

Course cost: £199+VAT

Who should attend?

Maths Subject Leaders, EYFS Phase Leaders and EYFS teachers.

Key Learning Outcomes

This one day practical workshop is designed to give you the opportunity to:

  • Experience hands on practical activities that support the development of early mathematical concepts with specific reference to number, shape and measures;
  • Develop an understanding of the Numicon approach and teaching materials specific to the Early Years Foundation Stage;
  • Discover how Numicon ensures EYFS curriculum coverage to meet the Early Learning Goals and supports high quality teaching and learning through tried and tested planning, teaching and assessment materials;
  • Understand how Numicon addresses the mathematical learning needs of all children in the EYFS;
  • Discover useful ideas and strategies which can be applied back in your Nursery, EYFS unit or Reception classroom.


  • Mathematics and the EYFS curriculum
  • The development of counting and other Key Mathematical Ideas
  • Problem solving, enquiry and mathematical thinking in the Early Years
  • The learning environment including outdoor learning
  • Planning, teaching and assessing with Numicon"

“Really excellent course. Well though through with theory and practical ideas. Very useful! ”

Sarah Pinnington, EYFS Lead,

Bygrove Primary

Additional Information

All our introductory workshops will cover essential ‘Getting Started’ activities to familiarize you with the resources and the theory behind Numicon. If you require professional development focussed more fully on your individual school needs, or support in moving on with Numicon please contact:primary.training.uk@oup.com for more information about our bespoke InSET, sustained programmes of support and in school one day introductory workshops.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation can be made up to four weeks before the event by contacting us directly at primary.training.uk@oup.com. Any delegate cancellation after this time is non-refundable.