Tag Archives: Numeracy

8 resources for teaching properties of shapes

8 resources for teaching properties of shapes

Geometry has two sub-groups in the curriculum; properties of shape and position and direction. This post focusses on properties of shape — the main areas within that are: 2D and 3D shape and angles. I thought I’d quickly summarise the objectives: Y1 – recognising and naming 2D & 3D shapes Y2 – identify, describe &

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January 2015: Literacies for the digital age: Numeracy

This is the fifth in a series of blog posts highlighting the digital literacies our students will need to succeed. The first four posts covered financial literacy, visual literacy, media literacy and historical literacy. This post will provide you with some ideas on how to infuse numeracy, one of the traditional literacies along with reading and writing, into the