# Tag Archives: ordinal numbers

### Number Practice with ELF on the SHELF or Advent Calendar

Whether you’re doing ELF on the SHELF this year or the classic Advent Calendar, you can integrate some number and shape practice in your holidays. Continue Reading →

### Why We Use Numbers as Labels

Have you ever wondered why ordinal numbers are used for labeling things – like house numbers and boat numbers? Continue Reading →

### Create Your Own Number Path – at Home!

I created a number path at home on my hallway floor. Not only is Daughter able to practice counting with it, but I’m seeing some surprising things from it, too! Continue Reading →

### Counting Isn’t an Inherent Concept

We know that if you start counting at one object the number of thing is the same as if you start with something different – but kids don’t. Here are some thoughts on counting that can put you in a different mindset when dealing with children and counting. Continue Reading →

### Counting with Ordinal Numbers

Ordinal numbers are “1st, 2nd, 3rd, …” but we need these to count items to arrived at the final cardinal numbers. All this fancy math talk – why not make it fun with some colorful bugs! Continue Reading →