Maths isn't just about learning new things, it's about explaining why things are, why things are not, why they have happened and what things mean. It's about finding maths around us; spotting symmetry, finding numbers and using maths words.
The tips on this page will help foster a love of maths at home.
Make maths fun, relevant and part of daily life.
Show excitement about maths - regardless of your experience of it earlier in your life.
Look and listen actively to what the child is saying.
Get your child to help explain what they are doing.
Recognising numbers up to 100 can be achieved through playing games like snakes and ladders. Dominoes is also a good game for counting, finding the total and finding the difference.