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Number Cards

from One to Ten

Learn to count  with large-format number cards – easy to print and display on walls, halls or bulletin boards.
Illustrated with ten different dog breeds from the wiggly-eyeball counting book Ten Little Puppies, and old-fashioned number blocks from one (1) through ten (10).   
For more student practice, pair these number cards with matching  two-piece number puzzles that enable students to match either by puzzle shape...  or by counting the dogs and matching to the correct number block.

LARGE-FORMAT NUMBER CARDS  from Ten Little Puppies

Easy for students to view and count, large (8” x 5 1/2”) format number cards feature ten popular breeds of dogs.  Print on regular paper or card stock.  Trim to one-fourth inch from colored border, if desired.

Number Card One – 1 German Shepherd Dog Number Card Two – 2 Border Collie Dogs

Number Card Three – 3 Yorkshire Terrier Dogs Number Card Four – 4 Poodle Dogs

Number Card Five – 5 Newfoundland Dogs Number Card Six – 6 Irish Setter Dogs

Number Card Seven – 7 Husky Dogs Number Card Eight – 8 Dalmatian Dogs

Number Card Nine – 9 Beagle Dogs Number Card Ten – 10 Dachshund Dogs



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