Infant Classes: Maths Resources

 


Maths is one of the 12 subjects in the primary curriculum which your child will learn at school.
The podcast, tip sheets and video clips below tell you about the maths your child will learn
in junior and senior infants and give you tips about how you can help your child at home.

Tip sheets

Have you ever wondered what maths your child learns in the infant classes in primary school?

Take a look at this tip sheet if your child is in junior infants.

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 Read this tip sheet if
your child is in
senior infants.

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Tip sheet: Helping your young child with maths (PDF, 299KB)

Video clips

The 12 short video clips show parents and children in their own homes using every day materials
and resources to learn about maths through simple games and activities.

1. Match and sort objects
 
2.Ag meaitseáil
 
3. Sorting objects
 
4. Playing board games
 
5. Counting groups of objects
 
6. Counting carefully
 
7. Putting numbers in order
 
8. Adding two groups of objects to 5
 
9. Ag cur dhá ghrúpa le chéile
    
     
10. Matching number patterns with dominoes
  
   
11. Comparing weight
 
12. Recognising and using coins
 

Podcast