Counting is so important, that we wanted to let you guys in on some fantastic activities that didn't make it into story time. This is the Number Writing Salt Tray Game, which is a great idea for kids to practice number recognition and writing skills.
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Building a cheese board appetizer plate. Ok so this might sound a bit ridiculous, but as they say these days, camera eats first. And if your camera likes what it sees, chances are you will too. But seriously, I came across these platters via
Colorful playroom decor inspiration. Baby animal bear art print available on Minted.com and by Minted artist, Cast Loh. Photo by @em_henderson
This simple math game is a great fun way to help kids learn to count. You’ll need some LEGO DUPLO bricks, two characters, a small baseboard, and a large die. Each player chooses a character then rolls the die. Count out the corresponding number of bricks together and add them to your child’s tower. Whoever gets to ten first is the winner, or make it a larger number to challenge older children – can you get to 100?