Sorting and comparison help children to stimulate their cognitive area and also help them to see math in the world and everything they do. These activities include: compare objects, compare colors, matching colors and sorting objects that kids see everyday.
Activity #1: Sorting Shapes
- Cardboard shapes.
Procedure: The child will classify the different types of shapes in the correct shape.
Activity #2: Pompom sorting legos
- Lego or megablocks.
- Color pompoms
Procedure: The child will identify and classify the pompom in the correct block using the pin.
Activity #3: ¿How big is your pumpkin?
- Printed comparison chart.
- laminated printed pumpkins
Procedure: the child will classify in the correct size the pumpkin.
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Activity #4: ¿How tall are you?
- Big sheet of paper.
Procedure: the child will draw their classmate size and later they will identify the classmate who is taller.
Ecoactivity #5: Comparing leaves.
Procedure: the child will classify the leaves in the correct size.