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Level 3
Level 3 Course

Mastery of Mathematics in Early Years Foundation Stages


Level 3

1 day


6 credits


This course is intended for primary school teachers and maths leads who want to learn the essentials of teaching mathematics to children in the early years. The expectation is that teachers will be confident with the materials covered in the Essentials of Teaching Maths Mastery course, therefore it is strongly recommended that attendees have attended the course before registering for this course.

Course Objectives

This teacher professional development course is designed to:

  1. Develop a deep understanding of teaching and learning mathematics in the Early Years Foundation Stage.
  2. Foster a shift in teacher mindset regarding the teaching and learning of mathematics.
  3. Provide a practical understanding of lesson structure and learning experiences for teaching in the Early Years.
  4. Explain how the Maths — No Problem! Foundations programme supports mathematical development in the Early Years.

Educators will leave the course with a comprehensive understanding of mathematics teaching and learning in the early years. By working through real school lessons, where teachers assume the role of students, participants will gain empathy for the learning process.

The course aims to equip teachers with both the necessary content knowledge and the pedagogical content knowledge to teach young pupils, enabling them to meet the Early Learning Goals and establish a solid foundation in mathematics.

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