# Can You Count to 100 by 5?

Hello, Rocketeers! I hope you’ve been studying your numbers. Today, we’re going to skip count to 100 by 5. That means we’re not counting 1, 2, 3, 4, on up. We’re going to count like this 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30… Can you do it? Watch our video below and you will learn how!

Skip counting, like subitizing, is an important skill for math and life. It demonstrates greater number fluency and you’ll be able to count money and work through math problems with greater ease. Learn more about the important of skip counting from the Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

## Count to 100 (Like a PRO!)

*Each time we go through the numbers it gets faster.* **How fast can you skip count by 5 to 100?** Time yourself and let me know on YouTube in the comments.

**Is counting to 100 a little too much right now?**That’s okay! You can start with our basic numbers vocabulary video or our count to 10 chant.