Bugs! ~ A fun way to nurture children's natural curiosity and wonder about the natural world! Use with one individual child, a whole class, or in a math, literacy, or science center.
Bugs! Count and Clip Cards and Matching Cards includes
insect clip cards for numerals 1-20, numeral word cards with insects for numerals 1-20, as well as 10 insect matching cards and an insect matching worksheet with separate insect names to glue.
Insects included are:
ant, bee, caterpillar, grasshopper, dragonfly, ladybug, scarab beetle, Luna moth, rhinoceros beetle, and lightening bug plus a chrysalis.
Children will count the number of insects on each card and use a clothespin to clip the correct numeral or numeral word.
This activity helps children improve their numeral recognition, counting skills, one to one correspondence as well as fine motor skills.
Matching cards can be doubled and used with younger children as a simple matching or fun memory game which will help children practice their thinking skills.
The insect matching worksheet helps children further boost their fine motor skills with cutting and gluing as well as improving reading and word recognition.