## Counting Objects: 1-5

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#### Aligned To Common Core Standard:

**Precursor to Kindergarten** - K.CC.A.1

These worksheets help you learn how to perform simple object counts. We ask students to identify exact number of objects and multiple counts for groups.

### Printable Worksheets and Lessons

- Which One Has 2? Step-by-step Lesson- Count monkey heads and apples. Identify the group with 2.
- Guided Worksheet - Sort through groups of dinosaurs, camels, frogs, and birds in order to identify number sets.

- Guided Explanation - You will probably need to explain that, in math, there can be more than one right answer.

- Independent Practice Worksheet
- The key to these problems is following the directions.

- Matching Worksheet
- Match the sets to the number that shows how many objects are in
the group.

#### Homework Sheets

Count objects in groups, and match them to other groups.

- HW 1 - Group 2 has only 2 bananas. Therefore, we have drawn a box around group 2. Group 1 has 5 hens, which is more than the number of objects in Group 2.
- HW 2 - Both Group 1 and Group 4 have exactly 3 objects. Draw a box around both of them.
- HW 3 - Circle the group that has the same number of objects as the number inside the box on the left.

#### Practice Worksheets

These teach students to count in baby steps, without any prompts at all.

- Practice 1 - Group 1 has exactly 1 object. Draw a box around it.
- Practice 2 - Draw a check next to the number that matches the number of things in the group.
- Practice 3 - Count the number of hats.

#### Math Skill Quizzes

These work on object recognition. Students learn to find similarities among the things they are counting.

- Quiz 1 - Count the number objects in each section below.
- Quiz 2 - In the boxes, label how many of each animal is present in the farm, below.
- Quiz 3 - Circle the number in the boxes below that matches the number of birds.