You will need thick straws (thin ones work too), small sheets of paper. Using straw players will need to suck the paper sheets and transfer them from one pile to another. Whoever does this first WINS the game.
Octopus Counting Craft - Who doesn't love a craft that is cute but also educational? This octopus is sure to give you that. This craft is appropriate for ages 3 and up, with younger children needing help from an adult. Have fun creating this under the sea
Karen's Preschool Ideas - counting with circles on an octopus Large circle for octopus body and attach eight strips to the bottom numbered Have children draw on a face and add the appropriate number of circles to each strip.