Designed for all early years settings, the Firm Foundations Kit gives teachers lots of practical ideas for helping children to develop understanding of numbers and number relationships. The Kit includes a series of multi-sensory games and activities where pupils are taught the colours and patterns of Numicon, to order the Numicon Maths Shapes and to learn their number values. They move on to ordering numerals and shapes together and then begin practical addition and subtraction within 10. Suitable for children at Infants level ages 4-5 or SEN. 30 Day Free Trial Available.
Numicon: Firm Foundations Starter Group Apparatus Pack contains:
- Numicon: 80 Coloured Pegs x 2
- Numicon: 100 Square Baseboard x 6
- Numicon: Magnetic Strips (Pack of 3) x 1
- Numicon: Feely Bag x 2
- Numicon: Display Number Line x 1
- Numicon: Box of 80 Numicon Shapes x 3
- Numicon: Number Bond Baseboard Overlays x6
- Numicon: Picture Baseboard Overlays x 6
- Numicon: Spinners x 4
- Numicon: Number Rods – Large Set x 1
- Numicon: Large Format Table Top Number Line x 3
- Numicon: 0-41 Number Rod Number Line
- Numicon: Number Rod Trays 1-10 & 20 x 1
- Numicon: Extra Numicon 1-shapes x 40
What do I get extra in the Numicon Firm Foundations Starter Apparatus Pack that isn’t included in the One-to-One Pack?
- Magnetic Strips (Pack of 3)
- Display Number Line
- Number Rods – Large Set (instead of small)
- 0-41 Number Rod Number Line
- 160 Numicon Shapes
- 4 Numicon Baseboards
- 2 Numicon Spinners
- Numicon Display Number Line
- 2 Large Format Number Line
- 1 Numicon Feely Bag
- 40 Extra Numicon 1 Shapes
Numicon builds a deep understanding of maths through an active, multi-sensory approach using structured imagery such as Numicon Shapes and number rods. The Firm Foundations Starter Apparatus Pack contains apparatus to teach children at ages 3 to 5 and supports the Firm Foundations Teaching Pack.
- Numicon is research-based and proven to have a significant and lasting impact on results.
- Apparatus such as Numicon Shapes and number rods provides structured imagery to enrich children’s understanding of maths.
- Use in conjunction with the Numicon Firm Foundations Teaching Pack which includes a list of the concrete resources used to support learning.