Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in numeracy for the Foundation Stage to teach about adding numbers

Identify and match number sentences and quantities of shapes that make sum with totals to five, ten and twenty

Identify and record matching sets of three numbers that can make sums with totals within twenty

Play games to practise counting and adding pairs of numbers with sums to five, ten and twenty

• ## One More Egg

Identify and record sets of Easter eggs that are one more than different numbers to five, ten and twenty

• ## Easter Egg Tree

Practise selecting and adding pairs of numbers of different Easter egg shapes to six, ten and twenty

• ## People

Practise counting and recording one more for different numbers of people that might live in an area to ten

• ## Houses

Identify and count one more for numbers to ten using different parts that can be found on a house

• ## Cars, Vans and Lorries

Add one more to counted numbers of different vehicles to ten that can be seen in the local area

• ## Abacus Counting

Select, count and record pairs of numbers displayed on an abacus that make sums to twenty

Practise using counting on to add the dots on pairs of dice to find matching sums to twelve

• ## Christmas Lists

Use counting on to add pairs of money amounts to ten pence to record presents in a stocking

• ## Christmas Cards

Add pairs of single digit numbers to calculate the cost of buying cards for friends and family

## New Teaching Resources for the Foundation Stage

Investigate and describe some of the different characters, settings and plot events that feature in a traditional story

• ## Story Telling

Change and perform parts of a traditional story adding new characters to the narrative events

• ## Story Puppets

Re-tell part of a traditional story by using puppets to support dialogue of the characters

• ## Supermarket

Identify, describe and compare the range of products that can be sold in a supermarket and role-play buying and paying for shopping lists