Counting Sun Spots Busy Bag

Counting Sun Spots Busy Bag

  We combined a busy bag idea and a little learning about outer space into this fun activity.  The child will count the sun spots on the sun and match them to the corresponding numeral found on the clothespin sun rays.  This counting sun spots busy bag is great for number recognition and one-to-one correspondence. […]

Simple Balloon-Shaped Homemade Matching Games


  Guest Post by Jen of Mama.Papa.Bubba.   As a mama who loves to prepare engaging activities for my little one to discover and explore, I often find that the simplest, easiest to create ones are the most loved (and that suits me just fine!) This homemade matching game is no exception. I’m not sure […]

Number Detectives


Guest Post by Katie of Gift of Curiosity I’m Katie, mom to a four-year-old boy and a three-year-old girl. I’m so excited to be guest posting at I Can Teach My Child today in order to share a fun number learning game I call “Number Detectives.” QBoy has been really interested in numbers lately. He […]

Summer Math Fun for Preschoolers & Kindergarteners


  Guest Post by Charity Hawkins, author of The Homeschool Experiment   Teaching math to young children is easy.  No worksheets,  flashcards or apps are required. All that is required is a willing adult who will help explain how the world works to these inquiring little minds.   Think of it this way: anything with […]

Counting Robots


  This simple activity is great for number recognition, one-to-one correspondence, and fine motor control!  We used some robot stickers to make the activity even more appealing to Little Brother.   Here’s what you’ll need:  craft sticks, clothespins,  robot stickers (which we received compliments of, and a Sharpie.        1.  Add your […]