Number Walk

Number Walk
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Helps children identify numbers 1-10.

30 minutes
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots


  • Checklist for numbers 1-10 (1 per child)
  • Markers (Assorted colors)
  • Clipboards (1 per child)


  1. Instruct children they will be looking for the numbers 1-10 as you go on a number walk. Number walks (or drives) can be done in your neighborhood, school, classroom, or even while driving.
  2. Provide each child with a checklist of the numbers 1-10 on a clipboard and a marker. Children will check off numbers as they are found on the number walk.
  3. Continue number walk until all children have checked off all numbers on their checklist.
Associated Activity
Taking pictures of numbers with a camera or phone allows you to make a picture book of your number walk.
Safety Tip
If walking, make sure to walk in a very low traffic area.

Developmental skills