National Numeracy Day
19 May 2021
Take a step to improve your maths today...
Celebrity activities and competitions
Join Bobby Seagull to get prizes for your school, Katya Jones for a numbers themed dance challenge, Harry Baker who's combined rapping with maths and Peter Sawkins for some baking that will win over the maths haters.
The schedule for 19 May
7.30am: Breakfast Club - our celebrities launch the day with activities for children
Have breakfast with our celebrity ambassadors and find out about all the Numeracy Day activities and challenges they’ve created to get children across the UK having fun and thinking differently about numbers.
10.30am: Work it! How to use numbers to supercharge your job search and career
How boosting number confidence can help you get the job you want and get on in the job you have.
1pm: Hated homeschool maths? How to help children love numbers (even if you don’t)
Celebrities, experts, teachers and parents share their experiences and tips on how to help your children learn to love numbers – even if you don’t feel confident about them yourself.
2.30pm: Money and confidence: Tips to make your money go further
How building number confidence can help you get on top of your finances, change the way you spend and plan for the future.
Sign up to be a National Numeracy Day Champion and help your school, organisation or community get number confident! You will receive free, fun materials and resources to use and share and join over 1,300 others Champions helping the nation get on with numbers!
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.