PreSchool Math- Counting

Popular ViewPure Videos and Resources For Teachers

There are several key areas of counting to focus through age 3-5 that can make later math learning much easier.

Knowing counting of the basic numbers sets the stage for higher level math as the student grows. Here are some interactive ideas for teaching counting in a fun way. 

We have compiled a list of different types of resources to use with your preschool class or for families to use at home. 

Preschool Counting Videos

Busy Beaver Counting Songs
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Counting to 30 Songs 
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Counting Bananas - Preschool Nursey Rhymes
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Counting Penguins Songs- Its catchy
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Preschool Counting Games

Play is a great way to learn. For a child to do independent learning is priceless. Here are some of our favorite kid approved, interactive toys.  Click on the image to see where to get them for your little learners. 

Counting Campers
Players get to practice counting forward and backwards in a fun way.

Smart Snack Counting Cookie Game - Learn numbers with double-sided cookie cards.

Mini Muffin Match Up - Good practice of colors, numbers, and sorting. The tweezers are good for fine motor skills. 

Zimbbos STEM Counting Game. Stacking helps to learn balance and dexteritiy. 

Preschool Counting DIY Activities

There is lots of interactive learning that can go on with things you already have in your classroom or home.  Click on the images to see more about each activity.

Snack + math lesson = happy kids. 

This super cute crafty activity.  Pom-poms are easy find at the craft store.

Great way to do a math lesson with household items. 

An activity that is grab and go. You can use any blocks, cubes, dice, or anything you have laying around.

Preschool Counting Printables

Here are some of the quality free printables online. Click the images to print them. 

Counting and clothes pins are great for teaching gross motor skills. 

Fun monster activity with clothes pins. 

A super fun science and math lesson with Playdo to make Playdo teeth.

Free counting coloring book. There is a book for 1-10 and one for 11-20.


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