Monday, June 8, 2009

Cookie Cutter Art

Counting 1-2-3 with Cookie Cutters and Paint!!

I have a great numbers cookie cutter set and have been thinking it would be fun to do number prints for a while now. Today we finally got to test them out!
We just worked with the numbers 1,2 and 3. Although Emily can count to 10 she doesn't recognize the numerals and she only knows the amount for 1 and 2. I thought if we kept it to just a few numbers at first it would be easier for her to understand.

Emily printed with the 1,2 and 3 cookie cutters with black and pink paint.

Emily really wanted to use her fingers so we decided to make fingerprints inside of the numbers. She did a great job with this!

I can't wait do some more as we keep on counting!!


Crystal said...

I love this idea-we are always looking for fun counting activities.

Jen said...

Great activity! I need to work on counting with Danielle too...where did you get those cookie cutters??

Ticia said...

That is a great counting idea. We so need to do this.

jennwa said...

OOHH!! I love that. Great idea.

Thanks for sharing with Friday Showcase!!!

Teaching Heart Mom said...

great idea to use cookie cutters as stamps!


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