Counting Sticks

Children will practice identifying the number shapes as well as counting objects with these fun counting sticks!



Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Counting Sticks

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Step 2.

Cut a 2 x 2 inch square from a yellow foam sheet.

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Step 3.

Peel and stick a number sticker onto foam square.

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Step 4.

Give your numbers a little personality. Glue Wiggly eye(s) and add hair using bent Fuzzy Sticks.

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Step 5.

Glue the square to a Jumbo Craft Stick.

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Step 6.

Glue Pony Beads in the designated number on the Jumbo Craft Stick handle. For example: for the “6” Counting Stick, glue on 6 beads.

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Step 7.

Repeat for additional counting sticks. Once complete, use these sticks to practice counting skills with young children. They can identify the large number at the top and individually count the beads on the sticks to practice.