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Easy Preschool Counting Activity with Uno Cards

Easy Preschool Counting Activity

Do you ever need an Easy Preschool Counting Activity? I have one for you. It’s the kind you can pull out of the cupboard at a moments notice, and it’s ready to go. For this activity we started off in our game cupboard. Game cupboards are magical places. There are so many fun learning tools […] Read more…

Jingle Bells Counting Ornaments

*This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience. Christmas decorating with a preschooler this December led to these fun Jingle Bells Counting Ornaments. This activity combined the exceptionally fun of ringing jingle bells with counting and fine motor practice as well. My toddler and preschooler loved it! My children have their own mini Christmas […] Read more…

Roll a Monster Counting Craft for Kids

  Plastic craft eyes just beg you to get creative and build something playful with them, such as a silly face, a cheerful animal or even a cute monster like this Roll a Monster Counting Craft. Yesterday two of my kids were building plastic-eyed felt reindeer from a craft kit left over from Christmas, but […] Read more…

Clothespin Counting Activity for Preschoolers

Counting is something we’ve been working on a lot at our house, and today I am sharing our clothespin counting activity for preschoolers with you. My 4-year-old is counting quite well at this point, but my 2-year-old is just starting. This clothespin activity is fun because it can work for a variety of ages, and […] Read more…

Paperclip Chain Preschool Counting Activity

I can’t wait to share our latest preschool counting activity with you, Paperclip Chain Counting. Basically, if counting and fine motor activities had a baby, this would be it. It is a perfect combo of hands on counting fun. What makes it even better? If you can find multi-colored paperclips at your local office or […] Read more…

Goldfish Counting Activities

There are few things my kids love more than watching goldfish swimming in a pond, and that is the inspiration behind these Goldfish Counting Activities. These activities work by using goldfish as manipulatives, and you can use paper goldfish or the delicious cracker kind. The goldfish crackers are a huge hit at my house. Unfortunately, […] Read more…

Valentine’s Theme Sensory Jar

  I love the idea of sensory jars and the educational activities you can do with them. This week we made our first one, a Valentine’s theme sensory jar using just two ingredients, candy hearts and rice. This was so easy and inexpensive to make, and it can be used by so many different age […] Read more…

7 Christmas Counting Activities for Preschool

  Counting is one of those things you just have to practice over and over again, but it helps if you can count something fun. My 3-year-old son is working on his counting within 10, and so I came up with some fun Christmas counting activities for preschool age children. All of these activities are […] Read more…