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Grab this free Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity and practice colors, counting, and fine motor skills this spring. Kids will love matching the butterflies to the correct color again and again.
This Free Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity is a fun learning game for toddlers and preschoolers to enjoy again and again.
The color matching activity is quick and easy to set up and is a great way for little ones to practice counting, color sorting, and fine motor skills coordination.
Make this Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity for a fun and engaging indoor spring activity!
Supplies Needed to Make the Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity
This Spring Butterflies Color Matching is both quick and easy to put together and your child will love matching the butterflies again and again.
- Free Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity (download below)
- Laminating film and laminating machine
Directions to Make Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity
1. First, download and print the Spring Butterflies Color Matching Activity.
2. Use scissors to cut out the butterflies.
3. Laminate for durability.
4. You can also attach self-adhesive dot tapes to the butterflies.
Your color matching activity is ready!
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Teaching Colors To Kids Of Different Age
This printable activity work well for a differentiated set of ages.
How To Teach A Toddler Colors
Around the age of two, toddlers begin to grasp the names of some colors and begin to excitedly point out which names they know.
How to use this Spring Butterflies Color Sorting Activity with toddlers:
- Point at the different images and colors.
- Describe the color they are seeing compared to other colors.
- Describe the images they are seeing. Say things like, “This is a butterfly”, or “This butterfly has blue wings”.
How To Teach A Preschooler Colors
How to use this Spring Butterflies Color Sorting Activity with preschoolers:
- Match the butterflies to the right colors.
- Say that the color is red and that it is a butterfly– Red Butterfly.
These are the beginning stages of putting words together and pre-creating sentences. And even though they aren’t writing it yet, they are visually seeing the future approach to teaching English and learning to read.
Bonus: Provide your child with crayons or colored toys and match these with the butterflies, for an easy matching game to learn about colors. You can even place the butterflies in a sensory bin for a fun color seek and find game.
How To Teach A Kindergartener Colors
Your kindergartener will likely need a more advanced activity than just matching colors.
Here’s how to use this Spring Butterflies Color Sorting Activity with kindergarteners:
- Match the butterflies to the right color.
- Have them write out the words on a sheet of paper. For example, if they match a red butterfly to the color red, have them write Red Butterfly.
If they need a little more help before they’re able to write the words all by themselves, you can write the words first and have them trace over it.
More Spring Activities for Kids
If you need some fun and educational activities to engage your child and help them learn, this Spring Activity Binder for kids is perfect!
You’ll receive 60 pages including:
- Letter recognition
- and more
Laminate the pages and create a reusable busy book or have your child cut and paste!
This is a digital download. No physical product will be shipped.
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