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Fried Hen Counting Exercise for Preschoolers

March 24, 2023
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Make learning to count fun with this KFC chicken math activity! Use the FREE printable fast food counting cards and brown pom poms for a simple and fun counting activity for preschool. Simply print the fried chicken buckets and add the correct number of pom poms. This counting math activities for preschoolers is a great way to practice counting to 10 or counting 1-12.

Counting Cards Preschool Fast Food Cards

Children will love these Counting cards with a twist. They will get to use pom pom “fried chicken” in this silly counting activities for preschoolers! Looking for a fun way to reinforce subitizing and counting skills? These pom pom cards will have kids identifying the number then use pom poms with tongs to show the number on each card. These can also fit inside a task box, so prep them once and have them ready for each year.

Counting activities for preschoolers

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counting math activities for preschoolers

Counting math activities for preschoolers

  • Students will be working on their cards in a group. They take one card and identify the number on that card.
  • They then grab a tong and place that many into the chicken bucket to show how many drumsticks.
  • They can add the pom poms on top of each card to show their work out, it doesn’t quite matter as long as they add the correct number of pom poms.
  • I usually check their work as I go around the class.

Counting activities for preschoolers

Counting activities for preschoolers printable

Use these cards to help kids develop subitizing and fine motor skills and their number knowledge. Kids need to master their counting and number identification skills as it is a critical component to prepare them for more complex reasoning and mathematic skills.

Introduce the number digit cards and show the students how to use pom poms to add them to each card. You could possibly have your pre-schoolers work on easier numbers by counting 1 to 5 and the kindergarteners to work on counting 1 to 10. A great way to work on these cards is to create a competition where the kids have to complete all the cards in a group.

This game can also be played as a group, It’ll be even more enjoyable to have the competition game played between groups.

 Make fun art projects while practicing counting to 10 with this fingerprint counting printables. This fun math activity for preschoolers, pre k, toddlers, and kindergarteners is a no prep, FREE printable counting activity for kids! These free printable number mats are great for helping toddler, preschool, pre-k, and Kindergarten age kids practice numbers 0-10. These number mats can be used with a wide variety of material to physically make the number including stickers, lego, buttons, and play doh. Number playdough mats make it fun to learn to count 1-10! On this tracing numbers for kids activity children can practice counting to ten and tracing numbers too. Simply print the free printable tracing numbers pdf file with preschool tracing numbers and you are ready to play count, write, and learn! These super cute, free printable counting wheels are a fun way for children to practice counting to 10! Each  counting printable features a different number for counting 1 to 10. Toddler, preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age kids will count the bojects in each section and clip them if they belong. This is such a fun, LOW PREP, and hands-on counting activity! Simply print the counting to 10 activity and you are ready to play and learn! FREE Goldfish Counting Bowls

Counting Activities 0-10

If you are looking for some more fun, engaging, hands-on, and free printable counting activities for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergartners – check out these great resources!

Counting-Farm-Animals-Worksheet Kids will love practicing counting 1-12 with these do a dot printables numbers pages. These super cute, bingo dauber printables allow toddler, preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age children to form numbers with bingo markers, finish the picture as they count to 12, and strengthen hand muscles coloring too. Simply print these free dauber printables are NO PREP number worksheets perfect for young learners.  Young children will have fun learning to recognize numbers and count with these number practice sheets. These free printable numbers 11-20 worksheets are a fun way for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten age children to work on counting, writing, identifying, and number words for those tricky numbers to 20. Simply print teen numbers worksheets and you are ready to play and learn with a teen number activities. Monster-Googly-Eyes-Counting-to-20

Counting Activities 1-20

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Counting Activities 1-100


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