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Number Toss Game

Here’s a great way to familiarize your little one with numbers and counting!

What you’ll need:

•Deck of cards
•Bean bags or socks rolled into balls (or something soft to toss)
•Laundry basket or box

Set up: You’ll need a deck of cards with the picture cards and jokers removed.
If your child is only ready for 1 or 2 #’s […]

Identifying Numbers & Counting

An easy way to introduce the concept of numbers and counting is to do it using everyday objects.  Count out loud in front of your child whenever you are performing a task where counting is useful.

For example:

Count objects with your child as you put away toys and games.
Count the towels as you put them in […]

Understanding Empty and Full

Add some fun to a daily walk by counting your steps. Take two steps and say, “One, two.” Pause, and let your child take two steps to catch up to you and count aloud, “Three, four.” Then, take two more steps and count, “Five, six.” Continue to 10 and start over again. […]