Numbers and Dolls
Little craft dolls, can be so interesting to work with. Based on the observation that the child knows his/her numbers introduce counting with objects. To begin with only the numbers: 1, 2 and 3 could be used, depending on the progress keep adding more numbers.
Note: It's important that the child recognizes the numbers before counting the objects.
Material: a mat, number cards, interesting objects (dolls) and a basket or a container. As shown in the picture below, the cards can easily be made out of bristle board and white paper, with numbers written on them with a black marker. Laminating the cards can prevent them from damage and make them long lasting.