Number of the Week.
This week, we are going to think about number
Can you count to 9?
Can you find 9 toys to put in a line? Can you practise counting them pointing to one toy at once?
Can you show your grown-ups 9 fingers? You might need to use both hands!
How many different ways can you find to do this?
Look out for number 9's when you are out and about on signs, labels, doors, number plates etc.
Do you have a set of dominoes at home? Can you find all the dominoes that have 9 spots altogether?
You might like to watch this Numberblocks episode about Number 9!
This week's number rhyme is
1,2,3, 4, 5.
It will help us to learn to count to number 10.
Can you join in and use your fingers to help you count?
Click on the fish picture below to take you to the song.
Have a go at playing this fun, interactive number game.
You need to count very carefully, and then see if you can find the matching numeral.
Click on the picture of the Yeti to get to the game.
Can you remember what is special about a rectangle?
That's right, it has 2 long sides, 2 short sides and 4 corners.
Now look at this shape.
It's called a square.
It still has 4 corners, but it's sides are all the same length!
Have a look at the images on the slide show below- can you tell your grown-up whether the objects are squares or rectangles?
Can you see any objects around your house that are squares or rectangles?