A small activity to learn numbers while playing:

Equipment:

  • 9 Wine bottle corks
  • Cards or wooden numbers from 1 to 9
  • Small box
  • 1 dice

Game preparation:

  • Draw 9 small squares on the cardboard
  • Place the corks of the wine bottles in a small jar or bowl
  • Place the cards or wooden number figures in another jar

Steps:

Have your child roll the dice

  • Help him count the dots on it to find out the right number
  • Ask him to use the corks and place them on the box, counting
  • Ask him to find the associated number in the pile of cards or wooden numbers

Purpose of the game :

Spend quality time with the kids while playing and learning to count!  

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