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Skip Counting Math Centres | Number Sequence Activities | Grade 3 & 4


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Get your Grade 3 and Grade 4 students confidently skip counting by 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9 with these fun games and activities! This resource is designed to provide your students with hands-on, differentiated learning experiences with little preparation from you. Ideal for maths centres or small group work.

All 11 tasks + a pre and post test have been carefully created to build proficiency, fluency and confidence when skip counting and identifying number sequences which is vital when your students come to learn more about multiplication and division.


We have included different variations of games to make differentiation as easy as possible. Every activity has a version for number patterns / counting by 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9.

If you are looking for simpler number sequences, check out this resource that focuses on counting by 2, 5 and 10.

Ways to use this pack:

  • As a series of lessons to teach skip counting
  • Differentiated small group tasks
  • Math centers
  • Morning work
  • Intervention activities to support or extend students
  • Homework or take-home practice
  • Fast Finisher games
  • Use to introduce Multiplication and Division, number sequences and number patterns!

Skills Covered:

  • Skip counting by 3
  • Skip counting by 4
  • Skip counting by 6
  • Skip counting by 7
  • Skip counting by 8
  • Skip counting by 9

(these are also known as number patterns or sequences in Grade 3 & 4).

What’s included:

  • ACARA and Common Core Standard links
  • Assessments: Pre and Post test (+ additional opportunities)
  • Instagram inspiration page
  • 11 Differentiated activities:
  1. Counting wheels
  2. Paddle pop stick counting
  3. Number line counting
  4. Flip it and add games
  5. Partner counting
  6. Counting mazes
  7. Skip counting board games
  8. Number pattern strips
  9. Counting cut and paste
  10. Counting on a hundred chart
  11. Counting flowers + number lines

Other resources we recommend you have on hand in the classroom to complement this pack are dice, a deck of playing cards, paddle pop sticks, pegs and counters.


We are passionate about helping teachers and students here at Rainbow Sky Creations. We hope this resource helps you!


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Product Info

Electronic download

File Type: PDF

Number of pages: 68

File size: 25 MB

* Compressed Zip File


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Additional information


Addition + Subtraction

Grade Level

Year 3 – 4

Resource Types

Learning Centres, Worksheets / Printables

Copyright of this material is reserved in accordance with the Copyright Act 1968. This purchase is for single classroom/home use only. Additional reproduction of part or all of this resource is prohibited without the written authority of Rainbow Sky Creations. All content and clip art in these files have been created by Rainbow Sky Creations and therefore remain the property of Rainbow Sky Creations.


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