Title

The little book of maths songs and games: Using songs and games to support mathematical learning

Document Type

Book

Publisher

Teaching Solutions

School

School of Education / Centre for Research in Early Childhood

RAS ID

17324

Comments

Originally published as: Featherstone, S., & Knaus, M. (2014). The little book of maths songs and games: Using songs and games to support mathematical learning (Little books with big ideas). Albert Park, Australia: Teaching Solutions. Original publication available here

Abstract

The Little Maths Books are packed with advice and ideas for everybody working with children in early years settings and aiming to meet the goals of the EYLF. All activities are carefully planned to meet the objectives for each stage of development, particularly between two and five years old. The more senses children use and the more active their bodies are, the more they will learn and remember. Maths is no exception. The activities in The Little Book of Maths Songs and Games will help children to learn new maths skills while playing the games. They will also be developing personal and social skills — patience, turn-taking, negotiation and coping with the disappointment of losing

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