There are so many opportunities to discuss maths at home with your child. These everyday items will increase the chance to talk about maths because it is all around us.


Money: value of coins in a purse

Telling the time: analogue clock

Counting and estimating

Playing cards

Board Games

Calendar: days/months

Magnetic numbers

Telling the time: digital/ 24 hr clock

Measurement: Weight

Measurement: Temperature

Measurement: Capacity

Length, perimeter, area