This activity allows students to practice categorizing objects into four different categories: numbers, shapes, food, and animals. After completing the sorting activity using the mats and cards provided, students can write words on the recording sheet. This activity could be used independently or in small groups.
Common Core Aligned:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.K.5.ASort common objects into categories (e.g., shapes, foods) to gain a sense of the concepts the categories represent.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.1.5.ASort words into categories (e.g., colors, clothing) to gain a sense of the concepts the categories represent.