Identify number 4 - Recognize the number four

Which group shows four?

Grab our fun and interactive identify number 4 math activity, which will help you easily recognize the number four. Considering the basic math concept of 1, 2, 3 that already exist in kid’s mind, the number 4 is going to be added after 3, in order to enhance the number sense skill. Evidently, kids must bear in mind that the number 4 comes immediately after the number 3. Thus 1, 2, 3, 4.

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More interesting facts about number 4 identification activity

Given the identify number 4 activity, with an exposure to the number 4 name, kids will be able to use their counting skills to determine which set of objects correspond to the number 4. To make this exercise very easy for kids, the finger concept will be of great help to them. As a matter of fact, the number 4 is equivalent to the amount as all fingers of your one hand except the thumb. If we try to lift them up to be very certain, we’ll have something like this;

Example - Which group shows 4

As we can see clearly, there are two groups of objects, for you to determine which group shows 4.

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To make this very easy, we can use one of the following techniques to quickly identify the group with 4 objects

  • Firstly, as we lift up our 4 fingers, we can try to have a one-to-one correspondence with the fingers and the objects. Any group that will thus have an equal number with our 4 fingers signifies the number 4
  • Next, we could equally name each object in the set with numbers, such as 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 . If the last object names the number 4, definitely, that group shows the number 4.


Very good!

As we follow the above instructions carefully, we realize that the SECOND GROUP SHOWS the number 4.

The first group DOES NOT SHOW the number 4 because after counting 4 objects, we still have another extra object.

As we click on the second group which shows 4, we summit, then immediately move to the next exercise by clicking Next.

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