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Save the date: Numberland training in Leeds, March 2020

Would you like to attend a hands-on training on Numberland? Get the full picture of…. what Numberland is all about and its underlying thinking.…. what’s in it for different age groups…. how you can go about materials…. suggestions for planning and realising Numberland…. how to get started…. potential for cross-curricular activities.…. whatever you have on …

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Rolling out Numberland in Romania

(Oct 2019) One year after introducing Numberland to 40 kindergartens in Romania, run by the German charity Hoffnung für eine neue Generation e.V., the project proves to be a major success among children and teachers. Time to put heads together for next steps to roll-out Numberland in Romania! During their annual summer training 2018, more …

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Online summit on literacies: Emotionally approaching the language of maths

(Oct 2019) Such an honour!Early years consultant Kathy Brodie invited Barbara Schindelhauer to be part of her online 2019 Autumn Early Years Summit. They are talking about the chances of an emotional approach to the language of maths. In total, 20 professionals will be sharing aspects of literacy for young children. The interviews are broadcast …

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HOLA Número 5! Teacher training at international school in Guatemala on Numbers AND German

(Feb 2019) The Instituto Austriaco Guatemalteco in Guatemala City faces the challenge to prepare mostly Spanish speaking children for the bilingual curriculum. Barbara Schindelhauer was invited to provide a hands-on training to the German and Spanish team, as well as guests from other institutions. A major part were fieldtrips to Numberland with the children: Purely …

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Zara Cifrelor: Numberland goes Romania

(Aug 2018) The German charity organisation Hoffnung für eine neue Generation supports people in Romania, i.a. by running private kindergartens. 90 teachers from all over Romania and even Moldavia attended the 5 days annual training near Timisoara. It was easy for Barbara Schindelhauer to spark interest in Numberland so that after the theory, all the planning on …

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Let’s visit Numberland in China

Let’s visit Numberland in China – and return (Oct 2017) During her two weeks visit to Shanghai and Beijing, Barbara Schindelhauer, presented Numberland to teachers in several workshops. There was also a joint presentation and seminar at the Shanghai Toy Fair.  The feedback could not have been more encouraging: ‘This concept will change the way …

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Fun training at Strathmore Infant & Nursery School, Hitchin, Hertfordshire

(June 2017) Following a first most joyful Numberland project, the school organised a Numberland training to learn more details and to share with other schools.  It was fantastic so see the enthusiasm and creativity of the teachers who in the end agreed that Numberland is a helpful concept!

Erasmus+ project ‘CLIL Bilingual Education A StepAhead’

(Sept 2016) During this Erasmus+ project institutions in Poland, Romania, Greece, and Turkey had shared and developed ideas on how children can acquire English while exploring topics. ‘Let’s visit Numberland’ proved to be a highly appreciated tool. Barbara Schindelhauer presented the concept on the final conference in Lodz/Poland and enjoyed the hospitality of Kindergarten 206 in Lodz, …

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