Numicon is an approach incorporating Communicating, Exploring Relationships and Generalising.

  • Conversation
  • Hands-on and learning through play
  • Problem-solving and inquiry learning

The key benefits of using Numicon:
1. Making Maths Real
2. Fulfils the NZ Curriculum and more
3. Consistent journey for the students through their schooling
4. Improved achievement for every student
5. Planning already done for the teachers
6. Assessment built in
7. Flexibility for any setting
8. Ongoing PD assistance, especially in a full year package.

What is Numicon?

Why is Numicon so successful?

What is the Numicon Approach in teaching?

Numicon's beginnings

Research and evidence

An introduction to Numicon 

Download an Information Booklet

NZ Curriculum/Learning Progressions Framework/Numicon overview and  booklet

Webinar on Youtube. Following the CPA model as introduced by Bruner, researched by Haylock.

A whole school approach



Setting up Numicon in your school


Oxford Owl - online support


Numicon and Cambridge Maths

Numicon and IB


Early childhood information 

Early Childhood products

A whole school approach - Resources Information

A whole school purchasing guide




Intervention for older learners/Acceleration

For RTLB's

For SENCO's, Teachers and TA's working with students who have High Learning Needs

All parents

Parents of children with special needs

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