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Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Number 6 Lesson Plan


Number 6 Preschool Activities

Objective: To learn about the number 6


  • The Noisy Counting Book by Susan Schade and Jone Buller
  • My Six Book by Jane Belk Moncure

Music: 6: The Number Six (

Sign Language: Hold the pinky down with the thumb while holding the index, middle, and ring fingers up. (


Fine Motor Skills:

  • Numbers pages 16-17
  • CCBS pages 468-473
  • BPW pages 238-239
  • Pre-K Numbers pages 12-13
  • AHT Math pages 66
  • Tracing Numbers Six (
  • The Number 6 (
  • The Number Six (
  • Learning to Count the Number 6 (

Craft/Activity: Sky 6s


  • Number 6 template (
  • Blank paper
  • Blue paint
  • White paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue


  1. Print the number 6 template onto the blank paper.
  2. Paint each number 6 blue.
  3. Cut small cloud shapes from the white paper.
  4. Glue six clouds on each number 6.

Optional: Set the finished 6 craft aside to bind into a book at the end of the number lesson.

Cutting Practice: Cut page 17


At- Home Tutor: Math, PreK. 2014. Evan-Moor. ISBN 978-1-61368-979-0
Big Preschool Workbook (P). 2014. School Zone Publishing Company. ISBN 978-0887431456
Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills (Grade P). 2011. American Education Publishing. ISBN 978-1-60996-328-6
Let’s Learn Numbers (2+). 2011. Spectrum Early Years. ISBN 978-1-60996-203-6
Let’s Learn to Cut (2+). 2011. Spectrum Early Years. ISBN 978-1-60996-206-7
Pre-K Numbers 1-12 Learning Aid Workbook. 2014. Let’s Grow Smart. ISBN 978-1-4530-7689-7

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Written by Heather Johnson

Heather is a writer, librarian, linguist, wife, and mother who loves her husband, children, dogs, and cat. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in creative writing and master's degrees in library and information science and English studies with a concentration in linguistics.

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