Combining Basic Questions and a Numbers lesson for 2- 3 year oldsMarch 14, 2008 at 7:16 am | Posted in Teaching Tips: Games | 4 Comments
Tags: basic questions game, kids counting games
Today I had a fun class with students 2-3 years old. It was a small class, with four kids.
What’s your name baseball and putting numbers in order.
You can read about what’s your name baseball in my post here. Basically, I use flashcards to make a baseball diamond, and ask questions. When the students answer correctly, they can go to the next base. Today I played this game, then asked the students to sit down and close their eyes and count to ten. I already had the numbers 1-4 on the floor, so I distributed 6-10. Next I asked the students to pick up a few cards each and sit down again.
Finally, we put numbers 1-10 in order! This was a nice flow from one game to another, and it really kept the students attention. And of course we finished the lesson off with the free Dream English Numbers Song Download: Let’s count 1-10! Click here to check it out.