teaching resource

How Many Candles? - Birthday Cake Counting Activity

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 3 pages | Grades: PK - 1

A fun, hands-on activity to practice one-to-one correspondence.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom when learning to count collections up to 20.

Print out the resource on cardstock. Cut out the number strips and candles and store in a resealable bag.

Students pull the numbers through the cake and match the number of candles.

This resource includes:

  • 1 x instruction page
  • 1 x cake template
  • 2 x number strips
  • 20 x candles.

This resource works well when used as a math center activity.


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