Clapping games are a great way to improve counting skills.
Finger waggling to show quick responses to early mental arithmetic questions.
Try counting the number of children on a bus as they get on and get off with each stop.
Glove puppets are a great resource for helping with counting up and down.
Playing Kim's Game is a great way to improve memory skills.
Use the sand pit for counting and tracing numbers!
A good game to play with young children who are learning to count.
A different way to practise counting: keep your ears open and listen!!
Play the well known game, but with shapes rather than letters.
Some ideas to help with making patterns and logical thinking.
A pair of balance scales and plenty of coins to find which coin weighs the heaviest.
Paper plates are a great resource to help with mental arithmetic.
Plates and biscuits are a great way to introduce sharing equally.
Great activity for reinforcing the idea that addition can be done in any order.
Simple idea that helps with counting in tens and units.
Describing position with cubes - harder than it looks!
A fun activity to do on the floor, especially if you have some fast toy cars!
Hoops or loops of rope provide a great resource for Venn diagrams
Toy animals are a great resource to use in maths: here is just one idea.