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Welcome to National Numeracy Day
2022

Watch Harry Baker's intro to the day, then when you're ready to go we've got everything you need to feel good about numbers...

Take the National Numeracy Challenge

Get free resources for adults

Get free activities for children

 

Visit our hubs for free, fun numeracy resources

Look who's talking! Watch some of our Big Number Natters

Watch one of the options below or search #BigNumberNatter on social media channels to see more people nattering about how numbers make them feel.

Katya Jones hosts Sara Davies

Dragon's Den's Sara Davies talks to National Numeracy Ambassador Katya Jones about her journey with numbers, how having children has affected her approach and how a positive mindset has helped with her numeracy. 

Katya

Rachel Riley talks about 'maths face'

Countdown's Rachel Riley reflects on how many people feel scared of maths, and suggests some ways you can start to improve your numeracy. 

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A message of support from the Chancellor

Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak highlights how important numeracy is and gives National Numeracy Day his support. 

Rishi

Mr Money Jar hosts Marnie Zubair and Jayvsop

Our ambassador Timi Merriman-Johnson talks to fellow finance/business Instagrammers Marnie Zubair and JayVSop about their feelings when it comes to maths. 

Mr Money Jar

Tom Rocks talks to Harry Baker

See Tom's series of videos on Twitter talking about turning 10,000 days old and how maths infiltrates every part of our lives. 

tom rocks

Lottie and Peter talk about numbers and baking

Join these two star bakers for a Number Natter on Instagram.

lottie and Peter

Susan Okereke busts a maths myth

Teacher and co-host of the Maths Appeal podcast give her advice to people who think you have to be right to be good at maths. 

Susan

Emmanuel Asuquo gives some tips for number anxiety

Three tips to deal with money/number anxiety and build confidence with numbers. 

Emmanuel

Join The Big Number Natter

Join the first ever nationwide conversation about numbers. Whether you love it or loathe it, everyone has something to say about maths!

Watch some inspiring, thought-provoking Number Natters - like this one - or get some ideas for one of your own. 

Number Heroes Competition

Create a picture of you doing your dream job or hobby and tell us how it uses numbers. Let your imagination run wild and win a fantastic prize for yourself and a prize bundle for your nursery, school or youth group. Find out more

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Get started in 10 mins

For National Numeracy Day we're inviting everyone to build their confidence with numbers. The National Numeracy Challenge lets you learn at your own pace. Start with a 10min check of your skills. 

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Through National Numeracy Day over 276,000 people
have taken steps to improve their numeracy. Join them by checking your numeracy now!

Supporters

KPMG and National Numeracy started National Numeracy Day together in 2018 and through this partnership it's grown bigger every year.  

Our amazing supporters are what make National Numeracy Day possible. 

Minister for Employment, Mims Davies MP said: “I’m thrilled to be supporting National Numeracy Day as the campaign celebrates its fifth year, empowering people to take steps to improve their skills and boost their confidence."

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