## How do you make skip counting fun?

## How do you make skip counting fun?

Try these activities and ideas to help make it happen!

- Sing some skip counting songs.
- Read a skip counting book.
- Turn sentence strips into a wall chart.
- Group objects to introduce the concept.
- Skip count with handprints.
- Play skip counting hopscotch.
- Lace plates as you count.
- Solve a skip counting maze.

## How do you introduce a skip count?

If you are just introducing skip counting, get students to count by ones up to the first multiple. For example, if you are going to skip count by tens, have students count by ones up to ten. Have them put the first counter on ten. Repeat this, so they count ten more and place another counter at 20.

**What is the skip counting of 6?**

Skip counting by 6’s up to 16 times –

6, 1 time | 12, 2 time | 18, 3 time |
---|---|---|

30, 5 time | 36, 6 time | 42, 7 time |

54, 9 time | 60, 10 time | 66, 11 time |

78, 13 time | 84, 14 time | 90, 15 time |

### What is the six number if we skip count by six?

Six, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42, 48, 54, 60. And each of these numbers is found by adding six to the last number. But instead of saying every single number in the grid, we’ve skip counted by sixes.

### What are some fun activities for skip counting?

The first five activities focus on counting by two’s all the way to the fifteens. And each set counts up 15 times. (2 x 15) We love singing! Music has always been apart of our family.

**How to teach skip counting by 5s and tens?**

The printable cards go from zero to 120 by 5s. I suggest starting by 10s and only adding 5s after your child is comfortable counting by tens. Let’s get to the activities! I mean, that’s why you’re here, right?! Each of these activities can be used for teaching skip counting by fives or by tens.

## What’s the best way to skip counting Pictures?

Frog Puzzles from Life Over C’s allows children to practice counting while putting pictures together. Skip Counting Spider Webs – If you kiddos love spiders this is another way to practice counting.

## Which is the same as skip counting by 8?

For example, multiples of 8 is the same as skip counting by 8. Understanding multiples of a number is important in developing fluency with numbers and finding the least common multiple ( necessary to work out advanced fraction problems ).