Read more about this *NEW* pack of summer themed number identification and counting activities and counting games. Look at the photos to see the activities in action.
These activities are sure to keep your rising kindergartener excited about learning math concepts.
Fruity Lemonade – Fill the ten frame with “strawberries” or other summery fruit to make fruity lemonade.
Splashy Coverall – Draw a card, identify the number, count it on the ten frame card, then cover the corresponding ten frame picture.
Summer Sun Ten Frame Dominos – Play a game of sunny dominos and practice ten frame recognition.
Summer Collections Board Games – Collect icey-cool popsicles and record how many you gather on a ten frame.
Ice Cream Cone Counting Clip Cards – Count the ice cream cones on each card and identify the corresponding number.
Cool Kids Summer Counting and Number Tracing – Count the number of dots on each card and practice number tracing, too.
Dive into Summer Number Identification and Matching Game – Match number cards with the corresponding dice cards. Use dice to build the same number on each card.
Summer Theme Ten Frame Blackout Game – Players practice number and color identification with this blackout game.
Let’s Go Camping Number Tracing Cards – Practice number tracing with these fun camping cards.
Draw, Find, and Build with Sidewalk Calk Mats – Draw a number card and find the corresponding number on the mat. Build a matching tower and place it on the mat.
Watermelon Counting & Number Formation Cards– Practice number formation while counting watermelon seeds. These also make great playdough mats.
Capture and Count Butterflies– Identify the number at the top of each jar. Use small buttons to place over the butterflies at the bottom of each card, then count them again as they are moved into the jar.
Making Sunshine Number Identification & Counting – Identify the number of each sun, then use links to make rays of sunshine.
Water Splash Counting Mats – Identify the number in the corner of each mat. Use a small math manipulative, such as buttons or floral pebbles to count each water droplet.
Ice Cream Truck Counting Puzzles – Put together three piece puzzles by matching the written number, the numeral and the quantity.
Let’s Go Fishing Matching Game – Match the number next to the fisherman with the card with the corresponding number of fish.
Sunny Days Number Tracing – Practice number tracing from 0-20
Collecting Summer Activities Matching Game – Match sand bucket number cards with the corresponding activity cards.
Ice Cream Scoop Counting & Number Formation Mats – Practice number formation while building ice cream cones with buttons or pom poms for scoops.
Sun Glasses Number Identification & Build – Identify the number of each card and count the number of blocks. Then use real blocks, such as unifix of snap cubes, to build the same number.
These number identification activities are sure to have your preschooler fully ready for kinder!
I’m Sarah, an educator turned stay-at-home-mama of five! I’m the owner and creator of Stay At Home Educator, a website about intentional teaching and purposeful learning in the early childhood years. I’ve taught a range of levels, from preschool to college and a little bit of everything in between. Right now my focus is teaching my children and running a preschool from my home. Credentials include: Bachelors in Art, Masters in Curriculum and Instruction.