Counting to 10
Print and cut out the boards and ask your child to count the dots on the butterfly and place a peg on the matching numeral.
You can also use numbered pegs for a number recognition activity.
Practice counting 0-6 with this fun domino activity.
The benefits of playing with dominoes:
* Improves arithmetic skills
* Develops critical thinking
* Helps to learn / create strategy
How to play:
1.Place dominoes face down and shuffle
2.Players draw 1 domino each, the highest one plays first
3.Each player draws 7 dominoes for his hand
4.Players need to lay the dominoes with the matching end
5.Winning the game: either a player who runs out of dominoes or the one who has more points – counting all the dots on the dominoes laid down by the player