EYFS Mathematics

Course details

Duration: Half day

Who should attend: This course is suitable for all childcare practitioners.

What will I learn

This introductory level course will develop practitioner confidence in delivering the educational programme for mathematics, revised EYFS 2021. It will cover how this can be put into practice across the 0-5 age range.

Within the educational programme for mathematics it states that it is ‘important for children to develop positive attitudes and interests in mathematics’. Babies and young children have a natural interest in mathematics from birth. It is important this interest in nurtured in the early years, so children can develop a strong positive attitude towards maths.

The course will examine individual aspects of the educational programme for mathematics and how these can be implemented. A bank of mathematical activity ideas will be provided to apply in your setting.

Course key topics

  • Understand the educational programme for mathematics
  • Understand the mathematical skills children develop in the early years
  • Strategies to support maths – make it fun & playful
  • The use of mathematical vocabulary
  • Number, counting & shape activities.


Prices are based on up to 16 delegates (we recommend 10 as a minimum). A small extra charge applies for extra delegates. You will receive a certificate of attendance to demonstrate your ongoing professional development.

Half dayHalf day
NDNA member£525£592
Non member£637£759

Find out more:

For more information contact our training team by calling 01484 40 70 70 or email training@ndna.org.uk