Transport – numeracy (KS1)

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By Mike AskewProfessor of Mathematics Education, King’s College London

Transport provides the perfect context for activities exploring measurement and handling data

Red bus

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Take a look at our KS2 numeracy ideas for transport.

Throughout July, we’ll be providing engaging numeracy, literacy, science and design & technology activities – all themed around transport. Be sure to check back in the coming weeks.

  • September: Food (literacy, numeracy, science, history/RE)
  • October: Theatre (literacy, numeracy, science, art)
  • November: Weather (literacy, numeracy, science, drama)
  • December: Time (literacy, numeracy, science, ICT)


  1. On the buses
  2. Wheels in the garage
  3. How we travel
  4. Forms of transport
  5. Down the slope
  6. Hubcaps
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