Christmas Numeracy

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in numeracy for the Foundation Stage to teach about using number, measurement and geometry skills on the theme of Christmas

• ## Tree Baubles

Count and record numbers of decorations displayed on a Christmas tree to twenty using words and digits

• ## Presents

Count and record numbers of presents under a Christmas tree to twenty using words and digits

• ## Christmas Trees

Select and combine different 2D shapes and materials to make a Christmas table decoration

• ## Snowman Shapes

Select and use 3D shapes and different materials to design and make Christmas decorative characters

• ## Bauble Prices

Identify and record the number of coins needed to buy different bauble decorations to display on a Christmas tree

• ## Tree Stars

Count and record numbers of star decorations displayed on a Christmas tree to twenty using words and digits

• ## 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

Calculate and record the cost of buying pairs of gifts for members of family using money amounts to ten pence

• ## Christmas Dinner

Select and calculate the cost of buying a range of different items of food for Christmas dinner

• ## Christmas Tree

Select a range of different ornaments that can be used to decorate a Christmas tree and calculate money totals

• ## Family Pets

Identify and describe responsibilities when feeding, cleaning and exercising different pets

• ## Good Neighbours

Identify and explain how to be a good neighbour by supporting and caring for others in their lives

• ## Triangle Halves

Identify and record how to divide different sized triangles into pairs of equal halves

• ## Circle Halves

Identify and record how to divide different sized circle shapes into pairs of matching equal halves