This maths treasure basket explores sets of threes, encouraging children to investigate different sizes, shapes and colours. Made from everyday items or natural materials these items provide different ways to sort, order and match by size, encouraging mathematical vocabulary. As this collection encourages early mathmatical language and ideas, it makes for a perfect addition to a nursery or children's group as an educational resource. It also helps older children on catch up.


  • General Guidance notes are included and a’ Foxy card’ to help make the most of the particular collection.
  • Set of 10 sets of 3 items chosen specifically for their ability to encourage early mathmatical discussion.  
  • Suggested age: 3+ years, younger children can enjoy this basket with supervision.

Maths Treasure Basket exploring Threes

  • Treasure baskets are based on firm educational research into early years play and supports EYFS.

  • As the items in a treasure basket have not been designed as toys, children should always be supervised during play.

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