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Toys that Teach Math, Numbers and Counting to Young Children

Learning about numbers is an important educational skill taught to children in preschool and kindergarten classrooms. Math learning starts with counting and number recognition. One of the excellent tools available to parents and educators for building a foundation for more complex math concepts are toys that teach math, numbers and counting to children. These toys can be used both at home for basic math practice and homeschooling or in schools as part of the early childhood curriculum. Early exposure to mathematical concepts help young children develop necessary skills required for practicing more advanced concepts. Here Learn To Play Toys introduces five toys from our collection of toys that teach math, numbers and counting to help you introduce basic math and counting skills to your young children or students.

Math Skills Number Puzzle
Math Skills Number Puzzle

Math Skills Number Puzzle is a complete learning center that teaches math, numbers and counting to young children.

  • Kids can use this educational toy as a math puzzle to learn number recognition and counting sequence.
  • The math function signs teach simple addition and subtraction functions.
  • Kids can use the accompanying traceable chalkboard to learn how to write numbers.
  • Recommended Age: 4 to 7 years


Abacus - Toys that Teach Math

Abacus is a classic learning toy for teaching counting and basic math functions to children through visual observation and moving of physical objects.

  • Kids can practice counting by sliding the colorful beads.
  • Kids can learn basic math functions including addition, subtraction and multiplication.
  • Abacus is also a great tool for teaching color recognition to toddlers.
  • Recommended Age: 3 years and up.




Traceable Numbers
Traceable Numbers - Math Puzzle

Traceable Numbers is a giant number puzzle that teaches numbers and counting to children. This is another classing counting toy for younger children to learn basic number identification without involvement of math functions.

  • Kids learn the shape of the numbers from 0 to 9.
  • Kids learn how to count in sequence.
  • Brightly colored pieces help kids develop color recognition skills.
  • Recommended Age: 3 to 6 years


Counting Ball
Counting Ball - Math Toy

Counting Ball is a dynamic learning toy that encourages learning subtraction and addition through the use of five colored counting balls. This basic math toy provides hours of exciting learning experience for children.

  • Kids learn how to work out simple addition and subtraction with numbers from 1 to 5.
  • Kids are able to gain visual understanding of addition and subtraction math functions.
  • Recommended Age: 1.5 years and up



Tumble Down Counting Toy
Tumble Down Counting Toy

With Tumble Down Counting Toy, your toddler learns number and counting skills in an active and engaging way. The accompanying pegs help kids understand the concrete meaning behind each number.

  • Kids learn to how to repeat numbers from 0 to 10 in sequence.
  • Kids gain a visual recognition of quantities associated with numerical symbols.
  • Recommended Age: 2 to 4 years