This is the story of how I learned how to count by 3's on Halloween

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!
3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!

Halloween night, things were real spooky
I saw 3 witches acting really kooky
Did I scream?
Oh No!
Did I run?
No way!

I said give me 3 treats, cause I’m hungry today!
So they gave me three treats,
That’s one less than four,
I had 3 treats but said I need 3 more!

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!
3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!

Halloween night, things were real spooky,
I saw 3 mummies acting really kooky,
Did I scream?
Oh No!
Did I run?
No way!

I said give me 3 treats, cause I’m hungry today!
So they gave me three treats,
That’s one less than four,
I had 6 treats but said, I need 3 more!

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!
3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!

Halloween night, things were real spooky,
I saw 3 ghosts acting really kooky,
Did I scream?
Oh No!
Did I run?
No way!

I said give me 3 treats, cause I’m hungry today!
So they gave me three treats,
That’s one less than four,
I had 9 treats but said, I need 3 more!

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!
3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!

Halloween night, things were real spooky.
I saw 3 werewolves acting really kooky
Did I scream?
Oh No!
Did I run?
No way!

I said give me 3 treats, cause I’m hungry today,
So they gave me three treats,
That’s one less than four,
I had 12 treats but said I need 3 more!

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!
3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!

Halloween night, things were getting spooky,
I saw 3 monsters acting really kooky,
Did I scream?
Oh No!
Did I run?
No way!

I said give me 3 treats, cause I’m hungry today,
So they gave me 3 treats,
That's one less than 4,
I had 15 treats, I don’t need anymore...

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!

Now what if I went trick or treating twice on Halloween?
I'd have to count to 30 by 3's like this

 

(Count by 3's to 30)

 

3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!
3-6-9-12-15
Count by 3 on Halloween!