Number and place value

Let's explore number and place value

This collection contains curriculum-relevant videos, quizzes and games to help Year 1 and P2 Maths students with:

  • counting in 1s, 2s, 5s and 10s
  • ordering and comparing numbers
  • number bonds

These educational resources are hand-picked from BBC Bitesize and the wider BBC.

Get started

Here you will find videos and activities about number and place value. Try them out, and then test your knowledge with a short quiz before exploring the rest of the collection.

Watch this video to learn how to put numbers 1-5 in ascending and descending order.
Watch this video to learn how to add and subtract using number lines.

Highlights from the BBC

The best guides and activities from around the BBC. They contain text, videos and challenges to help you understand, practise and test your knowledge.

What is a number line?
How to count with tens and ones
What are odd and even numbers?
Counting from 1 to 10
Counting from 10 to 20
Counting on and back in 1s
Counting on and back in 2s within 50
Counting on and back in 5s within 50
Representing numbers within 50
How do you order by size?
How to order numbers
Ordinal numbers
What are number bonds?
Number bonds with Martin Dougan
Number bonds
Fact families



Bud's Number Garden
Counting with Grimbots

Resources from around the web

In this section, you’ll find content and activities from other educational publishers and organisations to help you practise number and place value. These links will take you to pages outside the BBC.

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.

Where next?

More Year 1 and P2 collections
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Bitesize - KS1 Maths