Reception Maths worksheets by School Year
Maths by stealth! Your child will enjoy colouring, cutting out and arranging their bears so much that they will not even realise they are working on their pattern recognition skills.
This worksheet encourages your child to think about and draw the journey they take to school with sense of 'aerial perspective'.
A simple number- and object-matching worksheet to help your child practise their first maths skills.
Learning to tell the time is a process which spans the primary-school years, and children can find it overwhelmingly hard. The Telling the Time pack is a complete guide to everything you need to know to support your child and help them get to grips with this vital skill, bursting with practical suggestions, advice from experts and activity sheets for all the key stages.
Your child can get their five (minutes of maths practice) a day with this worksheet. They need to match fruit and vegetables with numbers up to 6.
A game for children to play that encourages their ability to describe where objects are and give directions.
Teach your child the correct vocabulary to describe location with this worksheet. Where are the cat and the dog - on, under, beside or in front of the table?
Worksheet with pictures to encourage your child to draw a map of the place where they live.
Simple subtraction practice for Reception children. Each story problem asks them to take away one and work out how many objects are left.
Help your child become familiar with money from their Reception year with this worksheet which practises simple addition (add one).
Help your child learn and use the correct words when they are describing where things are. Is an object below, in or on another object?
Get the crayons and pencils out and ask your child to draw a few simple addition problems. Can they add teddies, trees and cakes? This worksheet is suitable for Reception children who are learning how to add one.
This picture of a house is made up of loads of different shapes. Can your child spot them all and count them? A brilliant puzzle to help boost shape-recognition skills.
Help your child understand how addition works with the help of pictures. You can also replicate this idea with their favourite toy or even some chocolate buttons (though they might be more suited to subtraction practice!).
As your child gets to grips with number lines in Reception and Y1, help them try some basic calculations. This worksheet offers some subtraction problems to solve using a number line.
Number lines are used a lot in primary school maths. Show your Reception child how to practise using one to work out simple addition.
Help your child visualise and understand subtraction (or taking away). This worksheet uses pictures to make the concept clearer.
Identifying patterns is a key skill your child will learn in their early maths lessons. This worksheet asks them to use patterns of colour and discuss them with you.
Your child will love this game, especially when it is their turn to boss you around! The aim is to practise using words such as below, under, around and inside and reinforce their meaning.