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The Little Book of Counting

Little maths books with big ideas

The Little Book of Counting is about 'counting', not about recognising numbers. It provides a wide range of simple every day counting activities to help meet the requirements of the EYLF and give children the confidence to use their emerging counting skills at every opportunity.

Ages: 2-5 | Pages: 60 | Code: TS0257 | ISBN: 9781921613852

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Clare Beswick

Trained as an early childhood teacher, Clare Beswick specializes in working with babies and very young children with special needs and their families. She writes for many early childhood publications, and has written several books for parents and for children.

Marianne Knaus

Marianne Knaus is an Honorary Associate Professor at Edith Cowan University, Perth, Australia. She also works part time in the early childhood program at the School of Education, University of New England, Armidale.


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