Fall Squirrel and Acorn Bundle: Fall Activities for Preschool Pre-k and ECE

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Engaging fall, squirrel, and acorn themed activities for your math and language arts learning centers. These for fall and autumn hands-on learning activities will help teach numbers, counting, numeracy, letters, alphabet, and beginning sounds, and shapes and category sorting. They are perfect for preschool, pre-K, kindergarten, RTI, and special education, occupational therapy, and the speech therapy crowd.

This product bundle contains four of my squirrel themed activities in a money saving bundle. Please see the preview file for same pages of the product.

The following products are included in the bundle:

Squirrel ABC and Initial Sound Sort:

Children will have the opportunity to practice letter recognition and phonological awareness in this squirrel themed activity.

The set includes the following:

✔7 letter matching boards
✔one set of uppercase acorn letter cards
✔one set of lowercase acorn letter cards
✔one set of acorn picture cards with labels
✔one set of acorn picture cards without labels
✔Directions and more ideas are included.

This activity is easily differentiated and can be customized by using the letter cards or picture cards that meet the needs of your students.

Children will enjoy matching or "feeding" the acorns to the correct squirrel while learning early literacy skills

✔use the set as a simple matching activity
✔use as a small group activity/game
✔add magnets to the letter cards and use the activity on cookie sheets or magnetic boards
✔add a sensory experience to the activity by having the children search for the letter cards in a small tub of rice or beans
✔use as a file folder game
✔a great addition to a busy bag for your young child
✔use in a take-home activity bag for your students

Squirrel ABC Match and Beginning Sound Sort for Preschool and ECE can also be purchased separately.

Squirrel Shape and Size Sort:

Students will have the opportunity to sort and identify shapes and sizes in this squirrel themed activity.

The set includes the following:
✔9 shape sorting cards (8.5 x 5.5”)
✔24 acorn shape cards (8 each of small, medium, and large size acorns).

Shapes include the following:


There is a card for both diamond and rhombus so that you can choose to use either name for the shape. Multiple sized acorns presents additional opportunities to practice size sorting and counting skills.

Use the set in many different ways!

✔Directions for 5 different matching, sorting, and counting games/activities are included.
✔toddler busy bag activity
✔shape assessment
✔circle time activity
✔writing center activity.
✔create a “go fish” type game
✔make a busy book
✔a file folder game
✔or a pattern game with the set.
✔Each shape is a different color, so that children may even use the set to practice color identification.

Squirrel Shape Sort for Fall Preschool and Early Childhood Learing can also be purchased separately.

Squirrel Five and Ten Frame Activities for ECE

Aligned and easily differentiated early math concept activities for kindergarten, preschool, and pre-k! From counting practice, to numeral recognition, one-to-one correspondence, addition, subtraction, and number composition and decomposition; this autumn themed math set is packed with ideas for hands-on math learning.

The set includes the following:

✔printable five frame game boards
✔printable ten frame game boards
✔ 2 styles of counters
✔2 different spinners
✔1-20 number cards
✔1-20 ten frame cards
✔directions for construction and ideas for 15 different activities are included.

What can your students do with this activity set?

✔Fill the frame games reinforce concepts of one-to-one recognition, counting, simple addition, and simple subtraction.
✔Ten frames and number cards can be used as play dough mats and a kinesthetic approach to learning numbers and counting.
✔Double sided counters can be poured out of a cup and placed on the frames as a hands-on method to teach and reinforce number composition and basic addition.
✔Five and ten frames and two different colors of counters also can be used to work on the concept of decomposing the number 5 and the number 10.
✔Reinforce numeral recognition and counting skills with matching games.
✔Introduce fine motor practice with a post office/envelope matching game with the ten frame and numeral cards.
✔Children can practice number matching, subitizing, and simple plus one or plus two addition with dice matching games.

Squirrel Five and Ten Frame Activities can also be purchased separately.

Squirrel Scissor Practice Pages:

This pack of fine motor fun contains 6 different 1/2 sheet cutting pages ranging from straight lines to curves and zig-zags. Children start cutting at the acorn on the bottom of the page and continue on the dotted line until they reach the squirrel at the top of the page. These are perfect for a cutting assessment!

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Fall Squirrel and Acorn Bundle:  Fall Activities for Presc
Fall Squirrel and Acorn Bundle:  Fall Activities for Presc
Fall Squirrel and Acorn Bundle:  Fall Activities for Presc
Fall Squirrel and Acorn Bundle:  Fall Activities for Presc
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