Counting is one skill that every child should learn. However, making that learning fun can be a challenge. This Flower Petal Counting to 10 Activity will make learning to count to ten a breeze.
One your child learns to count to ten, you can switch out the numbers to make them higher! This is such a fun, yet a basic activity that anyone can enjoy doing with their kids.
How to Prepare this Flower Petal Counting to 10 Activity
What you need:
- Cardboard paper
- Orange, green and yellow paper
- Black marker
- Glue stick
Step by Step Tutorial
Now is your chance to make learning more fun! This Flower Petal Counting to 10 Activity is sure to be an activity that will keep your kids busy and learning for a while.
Cut a thin strip of the green paper.
Draw two leaves on the green paper and cut them out.
Are these leaves adorable? You can easily make these by free hand drawing them.
Draw a circle on the yellow paper and cut it out, you will need 11 yellow circles, this is the middle of the flower.
Look at how fun this pile of yellow circles is!
Number them from 1 to 10.
Draw a flower petal on the orange paper.
Go ahead and cut it out.
You are then going to draw it around 9 times on the paper, cut them out.
Before you know it, you’ll have a gorgeous pile of orange leaves like this!
Now we are going to start assembling the flower.
Stick the flower stem and leaves on the white cardboard.
Now you can lay out the flower counting game as you’d like!
As you can see, this counting game allows for a person to switch out the numbers. This is a great activity for teaching someone how to count 1-10.
It’s easy to see how this craft/activity could help someone learn how to count.
Craft hack: If you wanted, you can also make this flower into an alphabet learning game.
Whichever activity you choose, just know that sometimes you have to be creative in how you teach counting to your child.
Using basic supplies, you can make counting and learning fun!
You can easily adapt this activity to fit many seasons and holidays.