Some numbers worksheets that can help children learn to count are tracing, group counting, color-by-numbers, fill-in-the-numbers and themed counting worksheets. Many websites, such as Kids Learning Station, Math Worksheets 4 Kids and All Kids Network, offer these resources.
A fun way for young children to learn counting numbers is through themed worksheets. For example, for a summer theme, there may be a group of 10 sunflowers, and the parent asks the child to circle six sunflowers from the group and then write the number on the line provided. This reinforces both a child's ability to count correctly. Similarly, a tracing numbers worksheet helps a child with writing numbers and its recognition. These types of activities are available at the Kids Learning Station, and they are printable. This site also fill in the numbers worksheet.
The color by numbers worksheets are another fun activity to use with children for number recognition. The All Kids Network website provides these types of printable worksheets.
At the Math Worksheets 4 kids site, there are counting activities, such as matching equal groups, matching a group with a number, matching a number with is name, missing number and counting word problems. An activity, such as a counting word problem, helps a child with both counting and reading. These activities are also printable.