Color and Shape Matching Activity Freebie
A color and shape matching activity freebie PDF is included in this post. Fall blog hop hosted by Happy and Blessed Home blog author, Monica Pruett. This fall learning round up posts include Fun Things to Make and Do at Harvest by Peakle Pie, a blog post about Pumpkin Crafts by Taking Care of Monkey Business, and Fall Science Activities by KDEDVENTURES.
I recently found color and shape foam blocks in the dollar bin, and they seem to be readily available. I was inspired to make a freebie for this educational round up. Here is a photo of what I started with, which is a one page graphing activity. The free PDF includes more cards and how to set up several different graphs. It also has some matching pages and is 15 pages in all.
Here are more ideas from members of the Kid Blogger Network for further learning activities and educational resources for Pre-K and K math.
First is an informational blog post for learning about shapes the Reggio-inspired way.
Next is a blog post about learning shapes and colors with a free printable by the host of this giveaway, Happy and Blessed Home.
Deb Chitwood of Living Montessori Now has a blog post with an apple unit and many free activities and printables are included.
Here is a free PDF that explains 50 ways to prepare your child for Kindergarten by Crystal McClean, on Teachers pay Teachers.
Learn about shapes at snack time by reading this informational post by Castle View Academy.Kitchen Floor Crafts has a post with step by step photos of a math game “roll, count, and color to 100” at this link.
The Resourceful Mama made a ready for kindergarten bingo game to engage children in preparation for the new school year, and it is at this link. Now that the weather will be cooler, KCedventures has an informational blog post with a list of ways to find free ebooks for children.
Thanks for reading, Carolyn
You might also like the free familiar scenes preschool printable at this link.
This page has links to free science printable blog posts. The printables and resources are available at the blog post links. There are more, so please use the search bar in the top right of each page to search for other resources.
The bubbling snowman is simply a version of using baking soda and vinegar which children never seem to become tired of doing. When the bubbling begins, it looked like it is snowing. Please see the blog post here for more information and a short video.
A free printable with matching cards for teaching about bogs is at this blog post. The suggested text is not required for using the cards in the PDF, but some source of information would be nice to have on hand.
Free student interactive notebook printable for studying plants on the prairie at this blog post. What plants and animals live on the prairie? Find out in this printable.
Observe and journal about a tree for an outdoors science activity. Visit the same tree a each season of the year to notice what is happening. More information and a free PDF is available at the blog post.
Have you see the dancing dime experiment to demonstrate that warm air takes up more space than cold air? See the post at this link for more information as well as a very short video.
Solar Bead Necklaces are amazing for children but do not tell the secret while inside and working on the project. Let children discover for themselves how the sun causes these beads to reveal their colors. They will be happy to share the information with you! For information please see the blog post at this link.
Watch Me Grow, Rabbit is a nonfiction book for children with facts, information, and photos that show how rabbits grow and live. The free printable at the blog post has a worksheet and answer key to accompany the text.
Science experiments at home using test tubes, nature print paper activities, and breaking open geodes. See the information at this blog post.
Grow crystals over night using tissue paper instead of coal, and a few household ingredients. See information and printable directions which open here.