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Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,731 - Total Helpful Votes: 576 of 595
Ten Little Pirates by Mike Brownlow
Ten Little Pirates by Mike Brownlow
5.0 out of 5 stars Ahoy me hearties!, 22 Jan 2014
A very robust, hardback, glossy covered book; width 28cm X height 25.5cm. Quality paper pages with bright clear pictures, black text and numbers throughout. A funny count down rhyme from ten pirates to one and then.....

This would appeal to both girl pirates and boy pirates. Imagination could run wild as the rhyme lends itself to many further activity possibilities; draw a whole crew of pirates, junk model a pirate ship, make a tea stained treasure map or hunt for buried treasure/ find and match numbers, number bond games etc... I'm sure even the most reluctant reader or 'counter' would engage with these jolly pirates!

A super book, perhaps aimed at foundation/… Read more
Numicon: Zig Zag Book
5.0 out of 5 stars A Useful Addition, 19 Jun 2012
Purchased to be used with the Numicon Foundation One to One set as this isn't included with that set. A lovely addition proving very useful.

Medium thickness card with a matt finish, folded like a concertina. This can be looked at as a book or opened out:

Measurement approx:
Closed 7.5cm X 7.5cm.
Opened Out 91cm X 7.5cm.

Both sides have a white background.
Numicon Side shows the Numicon shape in it's colour. Each shape has the numeral in bold black comic sans font underneath. 0-10 along a horizontal line.
Picture Side shows various objects brightly coloured. Each picture has the corresponding Numicon coloured shape underneath and the… Read more
Numicon: Firm Foundations One to One Kit
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
My little one uses Numicon at school. After borrowing this set from a friend, we found it so indispensible I invested in our own set. This Firm Foundations One to One Kit has the following:

A much needed sturdy plastic red box with clear lid to keep the whole set in prime condition when not in use. Separate clear plastic lable cover for the width end of tray. Unfortunately four fiddly separate clasps keep the lid in place, a rediculous design as loosing one clasp renders the lid loose! Box approx Length 42.5cm X Width 31cm.

X 1 Teacher's guide. A four ring sturdy binder with opaque cover which has the following information...

Getting Started with Numicon… Read more