Activity may be very useful for pupils who enjoy "hands on" activities and are hard to motivate. Boys in particular will like this.
Odd and even with Numicon - laying pieces on top of one another to show pairs for even numbers and one left over for odd.
Here's a set of Numicon spinners for recognition of the shapes
Using wheat hoops to fill in the Numicon spaces- helps support understanding of conservation of number. (Please be aware may cause an allergic reaction for those with nut allergies)
Tap it numicon - tap pins into the holes or place paper over the numicon and rub over wax crayon to make an I print
Here's a set of resources and activity ideas for using Numicon to teach telling time.
Play a game with Numicon shapes. This is great when you use the large foam shapes with 10 kids at the front of the class. Great for differentiation!
Numicon interactive display
numicon, wow this would be great
Fishing for Numicon:- place rice in a container, tie a ribbon on to Numicon and bury it in the rice. Pull it out, try and guess the shape that's coming out.