Children’s social literacies

Meaning making and the emergence of graphical signs and texts in pretence Researcher(s):  Worthington, M. and Van Oers, B. Setting(s): Redcliffe Nursery School and Children’s Centre Status: TBC Worthington, M. and Van Oers, B. (2016) Children’s social literacies:...

Pretend play and the cultural foundations of mathematics

A study of the emergence of cultural mathematical understandings and communications in young children's spontaneous pretend play. Researcher(s):  Worthington, M. and Van Oers, B. Setting(s): Redcliffe Nursery School and Children’s Centre Status: TBC Worthington, M....

TACTYC Conference 4 November 2017

TACTYC Conference 4 November 2017 This conference is to be held on 4th November, 2017 (at the ICC Birmingham) and the Conference Themesare: Young Children’s Worlds; Early Childhood Professionals for 21st Century Children; Challenges and Opportunities in Early...

Seeing the Maths

Research Question: Are we seeing children’s mathematics happening all around us? Researcher(s): Helen Barnett, Judy Burton and Beth Setting(s): Status: Ongoing The research team profiles Beth has worked in a variety of settings within Early Years for 15 years. These...

Mathematical engagement

Research Question: How do we get children really engaged in mathematical activities? Researcher(s): Kirsty Damsel Setting(s): Redfield Educate Together Status: Ongoing Kirsty would like to find ways to open up the maths in the classroom so that the children are...