EARLY YEARS FOUNDATION STAGE (EYFS)
Mathematics is a specific area in the EYFS curriculum, with two early learning goals pertaining to it. It involves providing children with opportunities to develop and improve their skills in counting, understanding and using numbers, calculating simple addition and subtraction problems; and to describe shapes, spaces, and measures. It is delivered through planned, purposeful play and directed activities with a balance between the acquisition of knowledge and understanding and the development of investigational skills.
BREADTH OF STUDY
By the end of their Reception year children are expected to: