Engaging your preschooler in learning through developmentally appropriate practices can be rewarding for both of you. The look of joy on their faces as they discover something for the first time or the simple enthusiasm they display when they have their aha moment are rewards in and of themselves. You, as your child’s first teacher, can begin to lay the foundation of early math literacy in fun and engaging ways with items already in your home. Preschoolers are eager to learn, so let’s get counting.