Shape Sorting: Squirrel and Acorn Shape Sort for Fall Preschool and ECE

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PreK - K, Homeschool
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Shape Sorting squirrels and acorns. Are you nuts about acorns and squirrels? This fall and autumn shape identification and sorting activity will be perfect for your math centers and math work stations in preschool and pre-k students.

**Please note that this product is also included in Squirrel Bundle Fall Activities for Preschool and ECE. If you purchased the money-saving bundle you do not need to purchase this activity.

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

The set includes the following:

✔12 shape sorting cards (8.5 x 5.5”)

✔24 acorn shape cards (12 each of small, medium, and large size acorns)

✔Directions for 5 different matching, sorting, and counting games/activities are included.

Shapes include:

✔ Circle,

✔ square

✔ rectangle

✔ triangle

✔ oval

✔ heart

✔ star

✔ diamond/rhombus

✔ crescent

✔ pentagon

✔ hexagon

✔ octagon

There is a card for both diamond and rhombus so that you can choose to use either name for the shape. Multiple sized acorns present 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.

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This activity is appropriate for a preschool, kindergarten, homeschool or special education classroom. It can also be used for a speech therapy activity or in a busy bag. It is a perfect addition to a thematic unit on squirrels, fall, acorns, or autumn.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Correctly name shapes regardless of their orientations or overall size.


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