First Concepts

Number Books

  • Learn with Elmer Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781783447282
    ELMF 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Young children can learn all about actions, colours, numbers and shapes with this cute set of little board books starring Elmer the patchwork elephant.

    It presents basic first concepts in a way that babies and toddlers will find fun and accessible.

    David McKee's Elmer books have sold 7 million books all around the world so who better to introduce essential concepts than this excellent elephant? These books offer a trunk load of fun.

    Format: board book
  • TLDI Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Sing along and count to 10 with some friendly dino pals! This little hardback is great for little children as the dinosaurs grow in number. As soon as they press the button, they'll be singing along to the catchy song with so much joy and learning their first numbers.

    Children can have prehistoric fun as they say hello to one little dinosaur and then count up to 10 as more happy and dancing dinosaurs join in the fun in this interactive board book.

    This sound book also has a song that is wonderfully catchy, and the beautifully colourful illustrations are completely engaging.
  • My Book of ... Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781848696181
    MBKO 3 years +
    3 years +
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    These picture books are hugely colourful and feature appealing artwork from illustrators Britta Teckentrup and Kasia Nowowiejska.

    They cover all kinds of exciting themes and are ideal for teaching children first words and developing their coordination skills and cognitive development.

    My Book of Farm Noises introduces the animals found on the farm and the sounds they make; My Book of Animal Babies looks at what animals look like (and what they're called) when they are young; and My Book of First Words will help children learn the terms for everyday items. There are also accessible books covering opposites, counting and colours.
  • Peppa Pig: Wipe-Clean Collection - 5 Books - Collection - 9780241313947
    PWCP 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
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    Peppa Pig is here to help your children learn all about first handwriting skills and many other early learning concepts in this brilliantly interactive five-book collection.

    The familiar character of Peppa helps make these wipe-clean activity books appealing and they provide accessible introductions to the likes of handwriting practice, first words, telling the time, counting and numbers.

    This collection includes a special wipe-clean pen.
  • TTCN 3 years +
    3 years +
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    This jumbo pad is bursting with activities and colouring fun that will help children learn their first numbers.

    With a page for every number from 1-20, there are a number of number-recognition activities to complete and also ones that make use of writing skills. The pad also comes with 100 stickers.
  • Get Set Go: Numbers - Collection - 9781786173010
    GSGN 4 years +
    4 years +
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    With wipe-clean pages and a simple glossary in each one, this four-book collection uses famous fairy tales to help children get to grips with counting and numbers.

    Simple and practical, the books cover early numbers, numbers, equals and addition and subtraction. They are all full of easy-to-follow examples, colourful illustrations and fun activities that will help children (and you!) understand the basics.

    The appealing books are packed with illustrations and have been developed in conjunction with primary teacher and mathematics consultant, Caroline Clissold.
  • AWB2 Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    The beloved characters from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's Tales from Acorn Wood series can help toddlers learn how to count in this stunning book.

    One pig playing hide-and-seek; two socks that Fox has lost; three letters for Bear to deliver; and four mice keeping Rabbit awake... This book is perfect when it comes to providing an introduction to counting and numbers.
  • WCSC 4 years +
    4 years +
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    A fun and exciting way to learn to count, this early learning book makes 1, 2, 3 as easy as A, B, C!

    With wipe-clean number-shaped pages (the pen is included!), the book will help children aged 4 plus learn how to write numbers and count before they head off to big school.

    The fun-filled activities also make learning about numbers fun and the book is sure to help with hand-eye coordination, too.
  • PE0087 3 years +
    3 years +
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    This counting book contains high-frequency words that children will be learning about at reception level and bold illustrations by Steph Hinton.

    There are tabs on each robust page that reveal answers to a number of counting questions and also a simple story that will guide learning exploration. It's the perfect introduction to solving problems independently.

    This book contains 40 double-sided flashcards that will help children count from 1 to 10.
  • ED2102 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
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    Featuring vintage Ladybird artwork, these Flash Cards will introduce your children to the alphabet and numbers 1-12.

    The alphabet cards have the big and little letter shapes on one side and a word that uses them on the other. Not only do they help young children recognise these letters but they also will help with learning about the phonic letter sounds.

    The number cards again have the retro illustrations and teach numbers 1-12 in both words and numerals. They're perfect for helping children learn to count.
    Box size: 175 x 205mm
  • ASOBU
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    Learn to count from one to ten with a whole host of animals from Julia Donaldson and Nick Sharratt's brilliant books. With loads of animals getting up to all kinds of fun, this is a counting sticker book like no other. Packed with games, activities and hundreds of extra-large stickers that are easy for small hands to use, this book is perfect for birthdays, rainy days and holidays - a great gift for any young child. 1, 2, 3 Sticker Book is a must-have activity book based on Julia Donaldson and Nick Sharratt's wonderful books for toddlers, including One Mole Digging a Hole, Goat Goes to Playgroup, Animal Music, Hippo Has a Hat and Chocolate Mousse for Greedy Goose. Also look for: Animal Fun Sticker Book by Julia Donaldson and Nick Sharratt.
  • AAAJI Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Eric Carle's "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" is one of the bestselling picture books of all time, with over 33 million copies sold worldwide to date. This gorgeous new interactive format lets babies and toddlers join in the fun as the plush caterpillar finger puppet literally wriggles his way through the holes in each page, munching and crunching through foods before transforming into a beautiful butterfly! Count along and identify colors in this perfect first introduction to a picture-book classic.
  • AEPUT
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    When Ted falls out of bed, three tearaway mice whisk him off on a breathtaking adventure. They zoom around in fast cars, go on a balloon ride and climb a building-block mountain. It's all very exciting, but will Ted ever get back to his bed? This book's counting theme is woven perfectly into a magical, rhythmic text by Children's Laureate, Julia Donaldson.
  • AIXCJ 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Ten little pirates sailing out to sea, Looking for adventure, happy as can be. Are they hunting treasure? Are they going far? Ten little pirates all say, 'Arrrrrr!' Ten little pirates set out to sea in search of adventure. But what will the ten little pirates do when they meet a hurricane ...and a giant squid ...and a HUNGRY SHARK? This fun-filled rhyming story, which incorporates counting backwards from ten to one, is great to share with young children who are learning about numbers. The colourful, humourous illustrations feature objects to spot and count on every page. With a bouncy, rhythmic text and lots of great sound words, this piratical adventure is perfect for sharing again and again.
  • AKAQI Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    This book lets you count 1,2,3 with Peppa Pig. With simple text and colourful pictures this chunky board book is perfect for little hands! It is based on the award-winning animation. Look out for more Peppa Pig books from Ladybird including: ABC with Peppa and many more!
  • ALKKW 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Practise your numbers with Peppa. Learn how to write numbers and begin to count with this wipe-clean activity book. It is perfect for young readers who are starting school and developing their counting skills and pencil control. Children can wipe the page clean and practise again and again. It includes a free pen. Look out for Practise with Peppa: Wipe-Clean Writing too!
  • AMPVE 3 years +
    3 years +
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    A perfectly princessy picture book with a super-special shiny pink cover! Ten little princesses going to the ball, Trotting on their ponies, past the castle wall. Are they looking for ward to their very special day? Ten little princesses all shout, "Yay!" Ten little princesses set off on a journey to a magical fairy tale ball. But on the way to the ball there's a dark and spooky forest, and a wicked witch, and a big bad wolf, and a sneaky troll, and a hungry giant! Will any of the little princesses get to the ball on time? Meet all your favourite fairy tale characters in this magical princess adventure: Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, Snow White and more! With lots of things to spot and count on every page, this bouncy rhyming story from the creators of the award-winning, bestselling Ten Little Pirates is perfect for sharing again and again.
  • AOHWB 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Practise your numbers and counting with Peppa. Count up to 20, use numbers in a sequence and draw in the missing item. Perfect for young readers who are starting school and developing their writing skills and pencil control. Children can wipe the page clean and practise again and again. Includes a free pen. Look out for Practise with Peppa: Wipe-Clean First Words too!
  • AAQTP 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Ideal for very young children, this sturdy board book is full of favourite farmyard creatures. With bold illustrations and chunky flaps to lift, this is a perfect introduction to animals and counting. This is the classic title with a fresh new cover look.
  • AIOQA
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    Rod Campbell's classic alphabet and numbers board books FARM 123 and ABC ZOO can now be enjoyed in large paperback editions. In FARM 123 you can make all sorts of animal friends -- just count from one farm cat all the way up to ten naughty rabbits! With bright, bold illustrations and a simple, engaging text, plus a flap to lift on every page, learning about counting and numbers has never been so much fun. The perfect first numbers book.
  • AMDHQ
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    Rod Campbell, the creator of DEAR ZOO, has been a trusted name in early learning for over 30 years and Macmillan is proud to publish EARLY STARTERS, his 'first concepts' series for toddlers. Every book in the series supports the learning and discovery of a key theme and uses carefully selected novelty elements to encourage participation and fun. 123 is a first numbers book that introduces your child to counting from one to ten. There are chunky, tabbed pages to turn as they count with the help of a gently rhyming story and a collection of farm animals. Also available: ABC, WHAT'S THAT?, HOW MANY?, MY DAY and CAN YOU?
  • ALPMA 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Finger and thumb prints are turned into an array of amazing animals with the addition of simple illustrations and photographs in this innovative 123 book. With imaginative, rhythmic, rhyming text which is fun for adults to read and children to listen to, Alphaprints 123 helps develop children's counting and number recognition skills. The easy-to-turn tabbed pages help little fingers find the different numbers from one through to ten.
  • BIBFZ
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    How many shapes and colours can you find inside? Open the flaps and count the shapes one by one, then play with the flaps to create your own combinations. The choice is yours! This stunning book encourages the reader to explore and discover shapes, colours and numbers through play, inviting them to open a series of flaps, counting the different-coloured shapes as they go. A book without words that is full of delight, its simplicity speaks for itself.
  • ATGNJ
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    Prepare to be amazed by this fabulously clever lift-the-flap, pop-up, pull-out book about numbers. Sarah Goodreau's magic-themed illustrations add a touch of nostalgia and vintage glamour to this fun and elegant counting book. With spectacular sorcery and sensational illusions there's something here for magic-lovers of all ages.