# 10+ Free Counting Forward and Backward Worksheets

Today, we’ll go through numerical exploration, learning how to count both forward and backward. Our interactive worksheets will help you to visualize and understand the number systems and enhance your numerical fluency. First-grade students will learn what number comes before and what number comes after. They also develop a strong sense of greater and lesser numbers with our free printables.

## Fill in the Blanks for Counting Forward and Backward up to 10

In the first worksheet, students will fill in the blanks to count forward up to 10, and in the second one, they will fill in the blanks to count backward up to 10.

## Count Forward and Backward up to 20 with the Counting Mouse

In the first worksheet, students will count forward to move the mouse to the cheese, and in the second one, they will count backward to move the mouse to the cheese.

## Count Forward and Backward up to 30

Students will fill in the gaps by counting forward and backward up to 30 to complete the rows.

## Count Forward and Backward with Caterpillar up to 50

Students will count forward and backward to fill in the gaps on caterpillars up to 50.

## Count Forward and Backward and Fill in the Stars up to 80

Students will fill the stars with numbers by counting forward and backward up to 80.

## Cut and Paste Activity for Counting Forward and Backward up to 100

Here, students will cut out the numbers and then paste them in the proper spaces by counting forward and backward.

We have finished our journey of counting numbers in both forward and backward ways. You have gone through some interactive activities like filling gaps, mouse counting, counting with caterpillars, and cut and paste activity. Continue to practice counting forward and backward, and remember to have fun while learning and exploring numbers.