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Research and analysis

Learning to count: Alexandra Nursery School

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Ofsted good practice example showing how Alexandra Nursery School made its structured teaching programme in mathematics.


Alexandra Nursery School - good practice example.pdf

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The Alexandra Nursery School’s structured teaching programme in mathematics is closely linked to developing children’s understanding of words and phrases. There is a strong emphasis on counting and developing the concept of number through song, alongside adult-led sessions and a wide range of linked experiences indoors and out.