Nature Table Task Cards & Sorting Arrows {for grouping natural materials}

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Green Grubs
Grade Levels
K - 3rd
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45 pages
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This pack contains 28 simple task cards and a variety of sorting arrows that the children can use to organise and arrange the natural materials on your classroom nature table. Bring some active learning to your nature table by incorporating the skills of comparing, ranking and ordering!

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• Organize your natural materials according to size (biggest to smallest; into equal pairs, in a repeating pattern etc.)
• Organize according to color (darkest to lightest; matching color pairs, in rainbow sequence etc.)
• Organise according to texture (roughest to smoothest; damp to dry etc.)
• Organize from oldest to youngest; favourite to least favourite; plain to patterned; common to rare, stickiest to cleanest; group according to plant part, smell plus many more!

• Smallest to Biggest
• Youngest to Oldest
• Color line (both spellings of 'colour' and 'color' included)
• Smoothest to Roughest
• Favorite to Least Favorite (both spellings of 'favourite' and 'favorite' included)
• Rare/Unusual to Common
• Lightest to Heaviest
• Patterned to Plain

Looking for other nature table resources? You might want to have a peek at these!

Nature Table seasonal posters and natural material labels.
Natural Material sorting, grouping and display mats for your Nature Table.


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