Friday, 12 October 2012

Keep on Counting

Well, we are into hard core counting in my 1st grade class. Whew! And I have discovered that, although my kids are pretty good counters, they still need some practice - one to one and all that. If your Math program is anything like mine, it needs some help. I've noticed that they just needed to count more. So, we've been practising slash and count. They put a pencil slash on what they count in order to keep track of it. Then, once they have 10, they group it. I am using a Halloween theme to go along with it and we just keep on countin...
Here are a few of them, just click on the pumpkins to download.


  1. These are great - thank you SO much for sharing. We are also working on counting, counting, counting & these will be perfect. :)

    First Grade Fairytales

    P.S. Can you tell me how you get documents to post like this without going through TpT? My email is Thanks! :)

  2. Hi Leslie!
    These are "bewitching!" Hahaha! :) You're wonderful, as always! :)
    Teaching Fabulous Firsties!

  3. I love this Leslie!

    Thank you so much! =)

    Heather's Heart

  4. We just did these today and the kids LOVED them! Great idea! Thanks for sharing!
    Corinna :)