Fun Figures Match

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/FunFigMatch-190x190.jpg

This fun little lotto-style visual discrimination game was designed for classroom use, as it includes 12 different playing boards. The game can also be played at home or in a small group setting such as a preschool or day care …

Posted in Alphabet, Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Free Opposites Cards Set

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/OppositesCards1-129x190.jpg

Don’t miss this FREE set of colorful cards! ūüôā 48 cards make 24 pairs of opposites, each featuring the word and a fun graphic.   Sample pages from this packet — click to view larger:         Use …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

4 x 4 Lotto game

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/4x4Lotto2-146x190.jpg

This printable game packet provides everything you need for immediate game time fun! Match each card to a space on one of four simple playing boards. Includes 64 cards, each with a colorful cartoonish graphic of an animal, a person, …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Free 3 x 3 Lotto preschool matching game

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/3x3Lotto2-162x190.jpg

  This adorable set includes 36 cutsie sweet animal cards and 4 playing boards (3×3 with 9 spaces per board). Have fun matching each card to a space on the boards — either as an independent activity or as a …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Opposites Walk active listening fun

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/OppositesWalk4-146x190.jpg

  Choose one of these 36 colorful cards. When you read the word in bold print at the top of the card, your students start walking slowly across the room, thinking of — but not saying out loud — the …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Free Opposites Worksheets

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/OppositesWorksheets-190x113.jpg

  This set of 12 printable opposites worksheets for preschool, kindergarten, or first grade includes: A neat, printable list of Sixty Pairs of Opposites (words only) 2 pages of Color in the Opposites: color in the circles to match opposite …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Silly Same and Different

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/SillySameDifferent-190x150.jpg

  Practice¬†visual discrimination¬†with these 30 large, colorful, and silly cards made just for tiny hands and short attention spans! The set includes 15 cards that ask,¬†“Which one is different?”¬†and shows 4 or 5 silly characters… plus 15 cards that ask,¬†“Which …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Toy Parade patterning activity

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/ToyParade1-143x190.jpg

  This adorable packet includes a variety of card sets for practicing patterning skills.   The first set, for the youngest explorers, follows an A-B-A-B pattern using¬†8 longer strip cards (4 items each to establish a pattern) and 4 half-strip …

Posted in Critical Thinking, Patterns | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Draw Me! pre-handwriting skillbuilder cards

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DrawMe-190x188.jpg

  This fun set of printable cards makes practicing fine motor skills, eye-hand coordination, and pre-handwriting skills a blast!   Looking at the different colored lines used to make the figure, try to reproduce it on your own paper using …

Posted in Critical Thinking, Handwriting | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Same Games: visual discrimination cards

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/SameGames-190x185.jpg

  This fun set of cards are entertaining while they help build the valuable readiness skills of critical thinking and visual discrimination.   There are 36 square cards and 9 strip cards (total of 45 cards in all), each asking …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Free Object Dominoes preschool game

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ObjectDominoes-190x147.jpg

  This fun little printable¬†game is just right for young hands and minds.   The 30 printable dominoes cards show everyday objects that young children are sure to recognize.¬† Make two copies of all but the “doubles” cards for a …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How Do You Feel? emotions activities

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/HowDoYouFeel-190x150.jpg

  This printable fun set includes a full-page poster with 20 feelings-faces, plus 36 printable cards showing these and 16 more!   Hang the poster and ask kids to point out how they’re feeling throughout the day.   Or have …

Posted in Critical Thinking, English | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Free Butterfly Patterns activity

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/ButterflyPatterns-190x133.jpg

  This colorful activity packet includes 16 butterfly pattern cards and 24 butterfly cards to continue each pattern or create your own.   Of course, the cards may also be used for visual discrimination, matching, and other preschool and kindergarten …

Posted in Critical Thinking, Patterns | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Free Pups for Sorting activity

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/PupsForSorting-190x134.jpg

  This delightful little printable game is great fun for young minds.   Use the included poster to inspire critical thinking or kindergarten readiness skills discussions using the 29 different puppy figures. Either cut out around each pup, or leave …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Free SIZES worksheets

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/SizesWorksheets-190x144.jpg

  Practice bigger, smaller, taller, and same size with this colorful set of 23 printable worksheets – available on this site for FREE!   Included in this printable worksheet packet: Which is Smaller?¬† – 4 pages — circle the item …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Free Big & Little Cards

http://printablekindergarten.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/BigLittleCards-190x172.jpg

  Practice big, medium, and little (or small) with this fun set of 48 printable, kid-friendly cards.   Included in this free printable packet are 16 sets of matching cards, big-medium-little.¬† Use the cards for sorting, matching, and ordering by …

Posted in Critical Thinking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment