# Maths for early years teaching resources: Patterns and symmetry

Resources and ideas for maths for early years, patterns and symmetry, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

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#### Maths resource links. Number Recognition, Shape, Space, Measures, Position, Movement, Number Formati

I created a quick piece of planning, including electronic resources. This took me a lot of time as the resources are clear, not overloaded and simple to use. Many resources available are complex and not suitable for students with low reading abilities, this is why I took the time and found these resources. I wanted to share as they may be beneficial and may save people time. Suitable for Primary, KS1 and SEN. Happy teaching and thanks for looking.

#### Early Years Maths, Number Bonds to 10, Dinosaur Maths Display

Dinosaur Number Bonds to 10Help your children to learn all the way to make 10 using this gorgeous Dinosaur Maths Display. Simply download, print out and display for an instant teaching resource for your Maths Area. Included in this Display Pack are:* 90 cm title banner - How can you make 10?* 12 cute Dinosaurs - A4 size showing a different number bond (including 1 blank)* 10 A4 pages with 2 speech bubbles per page containing questions, number sentences and editable blanks so you can add your own questions, learning intentions and text

#### Let's Make Patterns with Cubes

Do you find that your students struggle with patterning? These patterning cards for cubes will help guide your students through building and extending patterns. There are over 1,000 patterns included, but don't feel the need to print all of them!The AB, AAB, and ABB patterns are provided in all possible options for each color in case you don’t have cubes in all the colors. Take a look through your cubes and note which colors you have that match the cards included – there is a color guide included with the teacher's notes. The more complex patterns (ABC, AABC, ABBC, ABCC, and ABCD) are only made with red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and pink cubes.You will notice the cards are organized by the color each pattern starts with. For instance, the first 6 pages of the AAB patterns all begin with the color red. If you don’t have the color red, simply skip printing those pages.I highly suggest you laminate these cards so they can be used for several years! The great thing about having so many pattern cards to choose from is that you can work on a particular pattern, such as AABC, with your entire class at once! If you don’t need several patterning cards, I suggest printing one from each color section of the pattern you need.This download also comes with 30 different recording sheets that can be used as a recording sheet for centers, an extension of a patterning lesson, or even for assessments. You will find:1 blank sheet for students to color their pattern1 blank sheet for students to color and label their pattern8 sheets with a specific pattern listed on cubes8 sheets with a specific pattern started that students will extend8 sheets of mixed practice with patterns listed on cubes8 sheets of mixed practice with patterns started that students will extendIf you have any questions about how to utilize this resource, please email me at creationcastle@gmail.com.

#### End Of Year Math Review

End Of Year Math Review would be a great packet for reviewing math skills at the beginning and end of the year .This resource includes:**Write the number words in each box.**Counting by 10.**Counting by 5.**Flip Flop Addition and Subtraction.**Roll 2 dice ,Add them up and color the picture.**Double-digit Addition.(without regrouping)**Double-digit Subtraction.(without regrouping)**Roll 3 dice, add them up and color.**Solve each word problem using number-line.(2 pages)**Draw the hands on each clock.**Compare the numbers.**Make ten.**Place value. **Write the missing number in the sequence**Make a number bond.**Measurement.**Geometry.(2 pages)Thank you,Nastarans.com

#### Summer Fun Theme Maths, Science, and Literacy Centers

Dive into summer with this bundle of engaging learning centers! There are 10 activities in this pack including maths, science, and literacy.21 Summer Vocabulary Cards - use for word wall, read and write the room, and sorting.Summer Fun Write the Room Recording Sheets - Short and Long Vowels, Compound Words, SyllablesSummer Fun ABC OrderSummer Fun Word SearchSummer States of Matter Sorting Cards - 3 heading cards (solid, liquid, gas) and 12 summer-themed object cards to sortMy Senses In Summer Graphic Organizer - Things you see, hear, smell, and feel in summerSummer Fun Repeating Patterns - Includes 15 different picture pattern strips, matching letter pattern cards, and picture cards. Students identify the pattern used, predict the next picture in the pattern using the pictures cards, and then match the picture strip with the letter cards that follows the same pattern.Summer Fun Place Value Scoops - Match the numbers on the ice cream cones to the scoops with the correct expanded form, word form, and block model form of the number. Includes 13 cones and 39 ice cream scoops.

#### Dinosaur Bunting Numbers

Dinosaur Bunting Numbers: A series of brightly coloured dinosaur-themed bunting including numbers 0-100. Includes plain dinosaur themed flags for a longer string of bunting.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

#### Shape Symmetry Drawing Maths Worksheets

Shape Symmetry Drawing Maths WorksheetsThis set contains 10 worksheets, each with 2 shapes for students to complete.You might also like:2D Shapes Drawing WorksheetsComposite 3D Shapes Drawing Worksheets

#### Naplan Review Number Patterns By 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 and 10 Dry Erase Strips

Add some fun during revision for your students in year 3 when you use these dry erase strips to review number patterns. There are 96 strips to cover number patterns by 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 and 10.How to use these strips:These are so easy to prep and use. Just print and laminate for durability. Get the students to work in groups and use dry erase markers to write the next number in the pattern.What's included?- 48 COLOR dry erase strips (2-5)- 48 COLOR dry erase strips 6-10)Your kids will love this activity!
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#### Shape Space Revision

Over £33 pounds resources at a crazy price. SPECIAL PRICE TODAY ONLY! This contains 12 resources, the resources are mainly some of best animated graphics you would have seen for these topics. The animations allow you to take control and ensure students understand. Example the Pythagoras tool has a 3D Pythagoras animation which shows where the right angle triangle is located using colour. These at the moment are at a special discounted price, they will not remain at this price for very long. 1. Pythagoras Great Animation TOOL to assist you teaching Pythagoras. 2. Plans and Elevation Animation TOOL to assist you teaching Plans and Elevation. 3. Surface Area Animation Tool to assist you teaching Surface Area. 4. Reading the Clock Digital and Analogue TOOL. 5. Trigonometry 6. Advanced Trigonometry 7. Construction Tools 8. Symmetry Tools

#### Naplan Review Number Patterns By 2,3,4 and 5 Dry Erase Strips

Add some fun during revision for your students in year 3 when you use these dry erase strips to review number patterns. There are 48 strips to cover number patterns by 2,3,4 and 5.How to use these strips:These are so easy to prep and use. Just print and laminate for durability. Get the students to work in groups and use dry erase markers to write the next number in the pattern.What's included?- 8 COLOR dry erase stripsYour kids will love this activity!

#### Maths Problems - Working Out All Possible Outcomes - The Easters Bunny's Baskets

Make SATs and National Test practice fun with these differentiated activities designed to help children find and record all possible outcomes.

#### Interactive Spring Patterning PowerPoint Game

WATCH AN 'IN ACTION' VIDEO OF THE GAME HERE: https://youtu.be/mXZQkcGisDoIt is important for students to be able to identify, create, complete, and extend patterns in order to create a solid foundation in maths. This Spring Patterns Interactive Game is perfect for teaching and reinforcing this skill. The game is self-checking and works well with small groups or in a whole class setting. A recording sheet is provided for students to show their work and mark their progress. The game provides 20 problems to complete. After each problem students should return to HOME – this is the page with flowers which link to each problem. They can be completed in or out of order.Each problem responds to students' input by:• audio responses• moving students to another slide where they then have to return HOMEThe game is available in two formats: • normal view rather like a PowerPoint presentation• game view which automatically opens ready to playWHOLE GROUP SETTING (Format 1)• Print the recording sheet. (Can be found at the very end)• Have the class sit around an interactive whiteboard. • Teach and reinforce the skill with every problem.• Students complete the recording sheet for each problem.• Individuals can go to whiteboard to complete each problem.SMALL GROUP SETTING (Format 2)• The game can be completed on any device.• If using an interactive whiteboard, groups can tally correct points for an eventual winning team – see points slide.• Teacher can decide if students will complete recording sheet.**********************************************************CONTENT• Cover• Teacher Notes• Recording Sheet• Spring Patterning PowerPoint Game (2 formats)• TOU/CreditsWATCH AN 'IN ACTION' VIDEO OF THE GAME HERE: https://youtu.be/mXZQkcGisDoPAGE COUNT: 30+**********************************************************RELATED RESOURCESAll Interactive PowerPoint Games**********************************************************Teacher's Toolkit Interactive Games

#### Music Sudoku

This is pack of differentiated music related Sudoku activities. Instead of using numbers the puzzles use music symbols related to rhythm. The musical symbols covered are: breves, semibreves, minims, crotchets, quavers, semiquavers and rests.There are 18 puzzles in this resource which are split into three levels of difficulty:1. Easy 4x4 grid2. Medium 6x6 grid3. Hard 9x9 gridThis activity is particularly useful when building cross-curricular links between Music and Maths. The solutions are included as part of this resource.

#### Year 2 Mathematics -Number Facts Planning

A detailed and easy to follow Mathematics weekly plan with all the resources and Interactive Whiteboard slides.These plans are ready to pick up and use. It is a very fun, practical and challenging set of lessons that has everything you need for a mixed ability class.

#### Patterns: Robot Theme

This product aims to develop a student’s ability to copy and complete patterns.Copying and completing patterns assists in developing a student’s ability to problem solve, predict, reason and make connections.This product is perfect for pre-k students to help them to develop these skills for the future.Students copy the pattern presented to them and then continue the pattern accordingly. It is offered in full color and half color cards.If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me at margauxlangenhoven@gmail.comRegardsMargaux

#### Y5 Numerical Reasoning Pack

This pack contains the following resources to develop numerical reasoning in the Y5 classroom. Numerical Reasoning Activity Cards and PPTThis activity pack contains 46 reasoning prompts for the areas of number, measures, geometry and data.Developing Numerical Reasoning through QuestioningDeveloping effective questioning skills is an essential aspect of developing numerical reasoning. This resource contains a handy pocket-sized questioning booklet and large speech bubbles for introducing and ensuring understanding of each question stem. Numerical Reasoning Speaking FrameThis speaking frame supports the development and reinforcement of learners' numeracy skills and mathematical language in Y5. 25 Visual Strategy CardsThese cards can be used to support learners using 25 different strategies for solving problems. Special Occasion Reasoning Challenges The pack contains Christmas, Easter and St David's Day reasoning tasksTo search for other resources in my shop, simply click this link Cully Education's Shop

#### Y4 Numerical Reasoning Pack

This pack contains the following resources to develop numerical reasoning in the Y4 classroom. Numerical Reasoning Activity Cards and PPTThis activity pack contains 46 reasoning prompts for the areas of number, measures, geometry and data.Developing Numerical Reasoning through QuestioningDeveloping effective questioning skills is an essential aspect of developing numerical reasoning. This resource contains a handy pocket-sized questioning booklet and large speech bubbles for introducing and ensuring understanding of each question stem. Numerical Reasoning Speaking FrameThis speaking frame supports the development and reinforcement of learners' numeracy skills and mathematical language in Y4. 25 Visual Strategy CardsThese cards can be used to support learners using 25 different strategies for solving problems. Special Occasion Reasoning Challenges The pack contains Christmas, Easter and St David's Day reasoning tasksTo search for other resources in my shop, simply click this link Cully Education's Shop

#### Y1 Numerical Reasoning Pack

This pack contains the following resources to develop numerical reasoning in the Y1 classroom. Numerical Reasoning Activity Cards and PPTThis activity pack contains 46 reasoning prompts for the areas of number, measures, geometry and data. Developing Numerical Reasoning through QuestioningDeveloping effective questioning skills is an essential aspect of developing numerical reasoning. This resource contains a handy pocket-sized questioning booklet and large speech bubbles for introducing and ensuring understanding of each question stem. Numerical Reasoning Speaking FrameThis speaking frame supports the development and reinforcement of learners' numeracy skills and mathematical language in Y1. 25 Visual Strategy CardsThese cards can be used to support learners using 25 different strategies for solving problems. Special Occasion Reasoning Challenges The pack contains Christmas and Easter reasoning tasks Little Red Riding hood Reasoning Mat This resource has 37 numerical reasoning tasks based on the N to Y3 objectives in the Welsh curriculum To search for other resources in my shop, simply click this link Cully Education's Shop

#### Y6 Numerical Reasoning Pack

This pack contains the following resources to develop numerical reasoning in the Y6 classroom. Numerical Reasoning Activity Cards and PPTThis activity pack contains 46 reasoning prompts for the areas of number, measures, geometry and data.Developing Numerical Reasoning through QuestioningDeveloping effective questioning skills is an essential aspect of developing numerical reasoning. This resource contains a handy pocket-sized questioning booklet and large speech bubbles for introducing and ensuring understanding of each question stem. Numerical Reasoning Speaking FrameThis speaking frame supports the development and reinforcement of learners' numeracy skills and mathematical language in Y6. 25 Visual Strategy CardsThese cards can be used to support learners using 25 different strategies for solving problems. Special Occasion Reasoning Challenges The pack contains Christmas, Easter and St David's Day reasoning tasksTo search for other resources in my shop, simply click this link Cully Education's Shop

#### Numerical Reasoning Pack Reception Class

This pack contains the following resources to develop numerical reasoning in the Reception classroom. Numerical Reasoning Activity Cards and PPTThis activity pack contains 46 reasoning prompts for the areas of number, measures, geometry and data. Developing Numerical Reasoning through QuestioningDeveloping effective questioning skills is an essential aspect of developing numerical reasoning. This resource contains a handy pocket-sized questioning booklet and large speech bubbles for introducing and ensuring understanding of each question stem. Numerical Reasoning Speaking FrameThis speaking frame supports the development and reinforcement of learners' numeracy skills and mathematical language in Reception. 25 Visual Strategy CardsThese cards can be used to support learners using 25 different strategies for solving problems. Special Occasion Reasoning Challenges The pack contains Christmas and Easter reasoning tasks Little Red Riding hood Reasoning Mat This resource has 37 numerical reasoning tasks based on the N to Y3 objectives in the Welsh curriculum To search for other resources in my shop, simply click this link Cully Education's Shop

#### Y3 Numerical Reasoning Pack

This pack contains the following resources to develop numerical reasoning in the Y3 classroom. Numerical Reasoning Activity Cards and PPTThis activity pack contains 46 reasoning prompts for the areas of number, measures, geometry and data.Developing Numerical Reasoning through QuestioningDeveloping effective questioning skills is an essential aspect of developing numerical reasoning. This resource contains a handy pocket-sized questioning booklet and large speech bubbles for introducing and ensuring understanding of each question stem. Numerical Reasoning Speaking FrameThis speaking frame supports the development and reinforcement of learners' numeracy skills and mathematical language in Y3. 25 Visual Strategy CardsThese cards can be used to support learners using 25 different strategies for solving problems. Special Occasion Reasoning Challenges The pack contains Christmas, Easter and St David's Day reasoning tasksTo search for other resources in my shop, simply click this link Cully Education's Shop
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#### Symmetry Bundle

This ALL Grrreat Symmetry Bundle contains resources on Lines of Symmetry, Order of Rotational Symmetry and Planes of Symmetry. Great for whole lesson or quick fire revision. There is 7 Great Graphical Video / Animation / Tool to help you explain symmetry in full. As a result of these great teaching aids your students will understand this topic better.
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#### Planes of Symmetry Revision

Contains 2 Fantastic Video Animations on Planes of Symmetry. First Animation allows you to explore with students what planes of symmetry are. There are 2 worksheets with answers on students writing down how many planes of symmetry are there for each shape. The second Animation gives answers for all shapes using animations shows where each plane is. Great for teaching, a must for teaching of this topic.Great for quick fore revision or whole lesson as the lesson is very detailed.
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#### Symmetry - Order of Rotational Symmetry

This contains 2 Fantastic Video Animations. First Animation is an introduction to Rotational Symmetry, showing and explaining what it is, and how many there are on several 2D Shapes. Questions to check students understanding of Order of Rotational Symmetry. The second animation contains 6 shapes that you or students can come to the board to rotate and find out what the order of rotational symmetry there is.Great for quick fire revision or whole lesson.
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#### Symmetry Lines Revision

This resource contains 1 Video Animation explaining Lines of Symmetry. There is 2 Fantastic Graphical TOOLs to explain what symmetry is, you can even ask students to come up to the board and complete shapes to ensure there is symmetry and then at a touch of a button check if it works.Great for revision or quick for revision.

#### 2D Shape Repeated Pattern/Colour, Presentation, Worksheet/Cut-Paste Activities, Lesson Plans

This comprehensive resource relates to 2D shapes and repeating patterns.Learning Objectives:- To recognise and name 2D shapes (including squares, triangles and circles)Success criteria:-- I can make a repeating pattern- I can say which shape comes next in a repeating pattern- I can use shape and colour to repeat patterns (challenge)Aimed at: EYFS/KS1 and SEN studentsStudent explore and use their imagination to make 2d shape repeat patterns. They are also challenged to use colours.Resource content:-• PowerPoint Presentation (23 Slides) - Includes whole class activities• 2D Shape Pattern 1 – cut/paste activity• 2D Shape Pattern 2 – cut/paste activity• Colour Shape Patterns 1 – cut/paste activity• Colour Shape Patterns 2 (extension)• Colour Shape Patterns 3 (extension)• Large Shape Tiles 1 (plain &amp; colour)• Medium Shape Tiles 2 (plain &amp; colour)• Small Shape Tiles 3 (plain &amp; colour• Repeating Shape Patterns worksheet (to be used with shape tiles)• Shape Pattern Mat worksheet (to be used with shape tiles)• Repeat shape pattern T-shirt activity sheet• My Shape Pattern T-shirt DesignTwo lessons for children to explore repeating 2D shape patterns. The lesson can spread over three sessions to include art and ICT tasks.The activities are differentiated to include all abilities.Lesson 1: Students are introduced to 2D shapes patterns only (no colour).Lesson 2: Students build upon what what they learnt in lesson 1 and include colour/2d shape repeating patterns.Depending on the age group, you can combine the two lessons into one.- Teacher Notes/Lesson Plans - all slides are referred to in the lesson plans with extra information on extension activities and plenaries.File Type: PowerPoint, PDF, zip file in which the files are in Word format.Thank you for stopping by my shop.

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