Game

The Number Card Game

The Number Card Game
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Incorporate number recognition with physical activities.

Time
20 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • 1 set Number Cards (Create your own by hand or on the computer. Use the picture as an example. Activities may be changed as desired.)

Steps

  1. After creating number cards as pictured above, cut them apart.
  2. Place number cards upside-down in a pile.
  3. Children take turns drawing a card. Children should be able to read the number but may need help reading the action.
  4. All children complete the specified number of actions listed on the card.
  5. Completed card is placed face-down on the bottom of the card pile.
  6. Continue game until everyone has a turn to draw a card.
Associated Activity
Ask children to help brainstorm the movements to be listed on the cards.

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