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Mastery in Maths in the Early Years: Using Mastery Principles to Develop Mathematical Understanding

Many schools now lean towards mastery-style curriculums to support the development of conceptual understanding and procedural fluency. For greatest impact, this development needs to begin in the early years if children are to master mathematical concepts and gain deep understanding.

  • TT Education’s ‘mastery cycle’
  • Explore the early years maths curriculum from a mastery point of view
  • Give you practical examples of mastery approaches to the teaching of maths in the early years
  • School-wide licence for everyone at your school
1 hour
Access For
30 Days
£99.00 + VAT

About this course

This on-demand short course costs just £99+VAT for a school-wide licence, providing 30 days access to every member of staff in your school.

For further information on how to purchase this training, please take a look at the 'About on-demand training' section below.

Course overview:

The importance of a deep understanding of early mathematics cannot be underestimated. Children need the opportunity to explore concepts and ideas through engaging activities to support this understanding.

This short course will:

  • Look at the concept of variation to support a deep understanding
  • Explain how concrete resources and pictorial representations can be used to support children’s development
  • Explore the importance of language in maths


  • Early years practitioners
  • Early years leads
  • Staff new to the early years

About on-demand training

The school-wide licence for this short course costs just £99+VAT and provides access to every member of staff at your school.

By purchasing this on-demand training:

  • The course will be made available to every member of staff in your school to watch for a period of 30 days.
  • Every member of staff in your school can log in independently from home or wherever they are.
  • Your team can watch the training at a time that suits them - on-demand - and will be able to pause or rewind to review sections.

How to purchase:

To buy a school-wide licence for this short course, please click one of the 'Add To Basket' buttons below and complete the checkout process to place your order. You will receive an automated email with further instructions on how to provide access to the rest of the staff at your school.

£99.00 + VAT