Bo-Peep has always been good at doubling small numbers, because she has had plenty of practice counting her sheep.
Halving is the opposite of doubling and an important step in the process of learning about division.
A nifty trick to speed up addition if the doubles of small numbers are known.
Multiplication can be thought of as combining equal groups. Thinking of multiplication as 'lots of' can be very helpful.
Plenty of practice with the two times table as we find lots of cakes!
Another way of thinking about multiplication is seeing it as combining equal groups. In this case it is equal groups of 5 toes!
The tins are stacked 10 high which makes them easy to count. A good starting point for learning the ten times table.