Skills: Listening, Speaking, Counting
Up and Back, Counting to 100
1. Practice counting
aloud with a
group of students.
to count and record
your counting with
2. Give Easi-Speak to
the group. Have
students take turns
counting up from
1 to 30 and back
from 30 to 1 while
counting with Easi-
Speak. Make sure
each child records his
or her name before
starting to count.
3. Then have each student count from 1
to 100 and record his or her counting.
4. Use the recording as documentation and
assessment for a student's portfolio. Consider
whether the student is able to count up and
back from 1 to 30 and count up from 1 to 100.
Add the audio recording to students' digital
portfolios and use it to track students' progress
over time. Email the recording to parents and caregivers as communication or a quick snapshot
of their child's progress.
5. To extend the activity, have students count as
high as they can and record their responses.