# Counting to 5 - Lesson for Preschool, Chapter - 4 and 5

In the "Counting to 5" lesson, specifically designed for preschool students and located within Chapters 4 and 5 of the Counting to 5 unit, learners embark on an engaging journey to master the basics of counting. Through an interactive video titled "Let's Count from 1 to 5," children will familiarize themselves with numbers one through five, not just as abstract concepts but as quantities that relate to their everyday experiences. This foundational knowledge sets the stage for two hands-on activities: "Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet" and the "Race Car Ramp Worksheet. "

Through "Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet," students will learn to associate numbers with specific actions, enhancing their understanding of sequence and order. Meanwhile, the "Race Car Ramp Worksheet" introduces practical applications of counting, as they calculate the distances race cars travel, fostering an early appreciation for mathematics in real-world scenarios.

Grasping these counting concepts is crucial for preschoolers as it lays the groundwork for future mathematical learning. Counting is not only a fundamental skill that will be built upon in later grades, but it also aids in the development of cognitive abilities, including problem-solving, memory, and the understanding of more complex mathematical operations.

Estimated classroom time: 14 min
Chapter: 4 and 5
Unit: Counting to 5
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1st
4:00 min
Numbers 1–5: Video 3
video
2nd
4:00 min
Let's Count from 1 to 5
video
3rd
3:00 min
Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet
worksheet
4th
3:00 min
Race Car Ramp Worksheet
worksheet
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• ### Activity 3 / Drawing the Bear's Route by Number Worksheet

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• ### Activity 4 / Race Car Ramp Worksheet

Numbers aren’t always easy to learn, and it’s not always fun either. Well, this informative worksheet will teach preschoolers how to count to 5 and allow them to draw a picture, a ramp for a car, at the same time. It’s fun, creative and gives kids a fun way to count numbers. Now, numbers can be fun and easy to learn!