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Numicon professional development

Discover Numicon in Supporting Children with SEND

About The Course

Explore how the Numicon approach can support your SEND learners

Time: 9.30-16.00

Course cost: £199+VAT

Who should attend?

SENCOs, Maths Leads, Intervention teachers, TAs and LSAs.

Key Learning Outcomes

This one day practical workshop focuses on the Numicon Breaking Barriers and NEW Numicon Big Ideas publications; it is designed to give you the opportunity to:

  • Develop an understanding of the Numicon manipulatives and how they make abstract mathematical ideas real and ‘visible’;
  • Experience the Numicon approach in action and consider how it can successfully support the learning needs of children who have not yet met key KS1 or KS2 objectives;
  • Understand more about the barriers to mathematics some children may face;
  • Discover how Numicon Breaking Barriers and Big Ideas support the assessment and re-teaching of key mathematical ideas from KS1 and KS2;
  • Discover useful ideas and strategies which can be applied back in your classroom.
  • Agenda

    • Introduction to the Numicon manipulatives
    • Prerequisite skills for success in early mathematics
    • Barriers to success in mathematics
    • Key mathematical ideas with Numicon
    • Increase teacher confidence in how to support the learning of children working below age related expectation and those with SEND

“A very professional, well-led course that increases knowledge and understanding of how to implement Numicon in a practical and in-depth way! ”

Jennie Craddock, SEN Teacher,

Penn Fields School

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.