Number activities for kids

Learning numbers can be fun for kids with games, rhymes, songs and crafts.

30 Numbers activities

Experiment with Measuring Liquid

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

This activity promotes hand eye coordination and teaches the concept of volume and units of measurement.

Watch Me Grow

Experiments by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Show your child how much he or she is growing in height and weight in a visual way that they can understand.

Mancala (Mankala) Counting Game

Game by: MamaLicia

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Who can win the most game pieces? Young kids get to practice counting while older kids get to practice thinking ahead and planning strategies.

Beehive Counting Practice

Poems & Rhymes by: Susanna

Ages: 6 to 30 months

Time:

A clever little poem to teach your child how to count with their fingers.

Fall Leaves Placemat

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour 50 mins

A nature walk to observe and collect colorful fall leaves provides material for a craft that utilizes fine motor skills, math and principals...

Experimenting with More and Less

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

This activity teaches your child the concept of quantity and comparing quantities.

Soccer Player Rhyme

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Counting down from five.

Sorting Laundry

Game by: Bijou

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Practice recognition and color names by sorting laundry to prepare for the wash.

T-Shirts on the Line

Game by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Help children understand and demonstrate ordinal numbers.

Sales Paper Number Scavenger Hunt

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Help children recognize numerals 1-10.

Coupon Collage

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 45 mins

Help children recognize numerals 1-10.

Number Walk

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Helps children identify numbers 1-10.

Number Playdough

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Help children recognize the numbers 1-10.

Torn Paper Number Art

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 45 mins

Help children recognize and create numbers 1-10.

Number Set Match

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Help children identify numbers 1-10, count sets of objects, and match with number.

I Can Even Count Some More

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Help children correctly count from 1 to 10.

The Number Card Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Incorporate number recognition with physical activities.

My Address

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Demonstrating knowledge of address. Recognizing numbers within an address.

5 Little Bunnies

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Celebrate spring with this bunny rhyme.

Body Action Counting

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 54 months

Time:

Practice motor skills and counting at the same time.