A Lotta Sports

Count along with Lotta, the counting superstar! Playing this game helps strengthen counting skills, number recognition, and one-to-one correspondence.

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While Playing: 
  • Sit with your child while he/she is playing the game.
  • Count along with Lotta and encourage your child to count along as well.
  • Take turns clicking on the different items; i.e. balls, pucks to trigger Lotta's counting
Ontario Curriculum Connections: 

Playing A Lotta Sports helps your child meet different learning objectives including the following:

Kindergarten:

Math: Number Sense and Numeration:

Demonstrate an understanding of numbers, using concrete materials to explore and investigate counting, quantity and number relationships

At-Home Activities: 

Count, count, count!!

  • Take the time to count with your child while you are walking or driving to school, helping him/her in the bath, or playing games.
  • Practice skip counting with your child. This means counting by 2s or 5s or 10s. Make sure to use concrete materials to show the bundles of 2s, 5s and 10s.
  • Make up your own boardgame!
  • Counting the spots on the board as you move along with markers will help your child understand counting and the concept of numbers.