Skip counting by twos sounds so simple, doesn't it? This memorization exercise starts your child with the basic building blocks that will help her master memorizing basic multiplication problems.
Learning can be fun if you incorporate techniques such as singing, playing silly games and completing fun worksheets. Videos and songs help to solidify the lesson in a different way than worksheets do for your child, so it is helpful if you offer several ways to learn the information presented. Check out the different activities below and let's get started!
First, you might want to print out this multiplication table that highlights the multiples of two:
Counting Worksheets (by twos)
Again - introduce each skip counting level slowly, being sure the student has grasped the present level before moving on to the next. I recommend starting out counting by tens as children seem to grasp that concept the quickest. Frequent review is helpful as well.
Whatever you do, make sure your child enjoys it. Keeping it fun helps lighten up the learning environment and takes stress away from your child. Reducing your child's anxiety about getting simple counting exercises down will help open them up to learning multiplication, which is the next natural step from skip counting.
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