Matching, Sorting & Patterns
Matching, sorting, and patterns are simple math activities that show kids how math is used daily in the real world. As kids get older, these concepts can be applied to more advanced skills like coding.
Simple Sorting at Home
It is easy to forget that math is a part of our everyday lives. Use this activity to help your child notice differences, follow simple directions, sort objects, and identify patterns. These are important steps for data collection and analysis - which are a part of the scientific method!
Practice creating and replicating patterns - an important math skill - with this simple activity.
Video from Peep and the Big Wide World
Video from PBS KIDS Lab