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Skip-Counting Stream

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Students will jump at this chance to practice skip-counting numbers! Alter the activity with other number intervals, such as counting by twos or by fives.

Materials:

Helpful Resources:

  • Scissor Caddies
  • Teachers Scissors
  • Kids Scissor Packs

 

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Skip Counting Stream Step 1

Step 1
Cut ten stone shapes from the black construction paper. For added fun, cut out fish shapes too!

Skip Counting Stream Step 2

Step 2
Cut ten rectangles from the white paper and glue one to each stone cutout. Counting by tens, label the stones from 10 to 100.

Cereal Box Diorama Step 3

Step 3
Affix two tape lines to the floor to create a stream and arrange the stones in number order. Add the fish. Jump from stone to stone, saying the numbers aloud.

Adult supervision is recommended when children use scissors.
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