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Mathematics in the Early Years

Course tutors: Early Years Specialist Teacher Team

Target group: This course is for room leaders and practitioners who are qualified to NVQ2 or NVQ3 working in an early years setting or an experienced child-minder. Practitioners working in F1 in schools are also welcome to attend.

About this course

This course will provide Early Years Practitioners with a range of practical ideas to support children as they develop early Maths skills and understanding.

Pre-requisites: Please bring a copy of Development Matters in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) non-statutory guidance material which supports practitioners in implementing the statutory requirements of the EYFS or Early Years Outcomes

Course Outcomes

By the end of the course practitioners will have:

  • an overview of early mathematical development
  • an understanding of the role of the adult in supporting the development of early mathematical skills
  • confidence in how to work with parents to enable them to support their child’s early mathematical development.

Course dates

Upcoming dates
Date Time Venue How to book
9 June 2020 1pm-4pm Rushcliffe Arena, Rugby Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7HY Book Online Using Eventbrite


The following costs will apply to this training course:

  • NCC/City EY provider - £30
  • NCC/City school - £60
  • Non Nottinghamshire provider - £60

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