Designed for children 3-5 years old with a need for structured learning task, my Fruit Counting File Folder Game is the beginning of teaching numbers and counting.
I'm at the point where I'm ready to start introducing the concepts of counting and numbers to my students, but they're still really struggling with learning new skills and slowing down enough to let me teach the new skills. In considering these learning behaviors, I came up with what I think is a great way to structure learning to count. Each file folder has circles with a 1-10 pieces of fruit in each circle. The circles are outlined in a color and all the fruit in the circle are the same color. The matching pieces have the numbers 1-10 on them, also on circles and the circles are a solid color which matches the color of the shape. So, for example, there are 2 pears and the matching piece is a pear colored circle with the number 2 printed on it.
Includes: a page with 1-5 pieces of fruit in circles, a page of matching pieces with the numbers 1-5 typed in a clean primary font, a page with 6-10 pieces of fruit in circle, a page of matching pieces with the numbers 6-10 typed in a clean primary font, and a how to page for putting the game together.
This product is available as part of my Food Theme Bundle: 22 Food Themed Products
These counting tasks are perfect for use with many of my adapted books. My adapted books are created for use in pre-K, preschool, early childhood special education and child care classrooms. Each book is interactive and focuses on new vocabulary. To see my inventory of adapted books, click here