Counting is a basic math activity that will help give your toddler the confidence to try more complex math concepts later on. It’s fun and easy to add counting into your everyday play… I’ll show you!
Counting with Toddlers
1. The easiest way to teach counting is to count. All the time. Count while your little one is playing, walking, climbing stairs, eating… just count.
2. Sing counting songs.
3. Read counting books. (This list contains affiliate links).
4. Kids will self correct. Let the numbers fall where they will and don’t worry about correcting the order. Just make sure that you are counting correctly and before you know it your little one will catch on.
5. Counting out loud and counting objects are two different skills. Make sure to practice both!