This set of play dough mats is great for learning to count to 10!
These can be used to represent different stages of a tree as well. You can put ‘flowers’ on the tree. Or you could use other colors of play dough to represent various types of fruit… Anything you can think of.
To prepare the pages simply print and laminate. Alternatively, you can slide the pages into page protectors.
Rolling out the dough for form the numbers helps develop the fine-motor skills required for writing, in addition to teaching little ones number formation.
Have them trace the letters with their finger or a dry erase crayon.
Then, have them fill in the ten-frame to represent the same number.