The Education Network for Waltham Forest
 
Supported by Waltham Forest

Supporting Reception aged children’s mathematical development in the EYFS

Date:

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:30 - 12:30

Venue:

Queens Road Community Centre 215 Queens Road Walthamstow London E17 8PJ

Provider:

Early Years Teaching and Learning Support

Course Code:

EYTL-0218-T003

Outline:

This course is aimed at practitioners working with children aged four and five in either reception classes or nurseries. Penny Cartwright (EYFS Consultant) will be leading this session.

Description:

• • The session will give participants opportunities to:

• explore how to maximise opportunities to support children’s mathematical development, with number, space, shape and measures
• consider ways to develop the environment to support mathematical development, indoors and outdoors
• reflect on how everyday routines and the organisation can support mathematical learning
• explore the role of the adult including mathematical language
• reflect on their current practice, identify strengths and areas for further development
• share a range of practical, simple ideas and resources to support, motivate and engage children (and practitioners!)

Outcome:

• Practitioners will learn how to provide young children with a rich mathematical based learning environment.
• Share practical mathematical ideas and resources to use in the setting.
• How adults in the setting play a key role in developing children’s confidence with numbers, shape, space and measure.
• How the use of mathematical language is a powerful tool when engaging young children with maths.
• Practitioners will learn how to provide young children with a rich mathematical based learning environment.
• Share practical mathematical ideas and resources to use in the setting.
• How adults in the setting play a key role in developing children’s confidence with numbers, shape, space and measure.
• How the use of mathematical language is a powerful tool when engaging young children with maths.

Booking information:

For more details and information on the session, please contact Penny Cartwright at penny@pennycartwright.com
For general booking queries and information, please contact Temi Elusope at temilade.elusope@walthamforest.gov.uk or phone 020 8496 2909.

Audience:

Early Years Practitioners from Schools and PVIs

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