Number recognition

Working on number recognition and knowledge. My preschooler is working on his name and number recognition to get ready for Kindergarten. Tips to do this:

Tips to work on number recognition and concept. What number is it? How many items is this number?

1. Have the numbers presented out of order so that the child cannot just count up to figure out which number.

2. To work on concept have the child count out of a large group of items (buttons, shells, beads, pompoms) and count out loud slowly.

3. Work on number formation, just like with letters, always start at the top! Use the same words to describe how to form the numbers every time

Here is a link to wording for number formation:

Happy counting!

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