Get ready to meet shape words you can use every day! Shapes are everywhere when we bake and paint – big, small, circles, squares, and stripes and patterns.
This series of little books builds children’s confidence with mathematical vocabulary and ideas and provides a foundation for learning in a way that feels good. Using carefully chosen words in relatable settings from the world around them, this book creates a moment for children and adults to discover first sorting words through dressing up and having fun.
The engaging art style, fun characters and hardback picture book feel make this series accessible and perfect to share. Written and illustrated by the same winning team as ‘Big Words for Little People’, this series is special not only because it focuses on maths in a child-friendly way, but also because it’s from Oxford, it’s packed with educational goodness that helps children develop and grow.
Build maths confidence
Engaging picture books with handpicked words to help young children explore maths with confidence.
Packed with educational goodness
Using Oxford University Press’s language expertise, these deliver big and small maths words to help children develop and grow.
Perfect for sharing and reading together
Picture book rhythm with fun illustrations and engaging narrative flow, helping grown-ups and young children talk together in a gently supportive way.
Suitable for ages 3+