How Many in a Hand?

Activity Type: Small Group
Counter (Small Numbers)

Quick Description:

By hiding cubes in the teacher’s hand and moving individual cubes in and out, children learn to count and learn that counting tells how many. (Adapted From: Building Blocks©)

Special Thanks To

Institute of Education Sciences
The research reported here was supported by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, through grant numbers R305K050157, R305A120813, R305A110188, and R305A150243. to the University of Denver. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not represent views of the Institute or the U.S. Department of Education.