We’re back with one last Christmas activity you can do with dot stickers. So far we’ve shared easy Christmas crafts, color matching, and ABC matching ideas. The last activity we did was to practice number recognition and counting with this number matching Christmas tree.
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Using the same Christmas tree cutout and removable dot stickers I labeled one set of stickers with the numbers 1-9. The other set of stickers was labeled with dot sets from 1-9. I placed the stickers with dots on the Christmas tree and left the set out for Lovey to match.
It was a quick and festive way to incorporate a little number recognition into our holiday activities.
This is the last of the learning activities we’re doing with dot stickers for now, but there are many other variations you could try. If you do any, I’d love to hear about them.
More Hands-on Christmas Math
Help kids practice number recognition with our Free Printable Number Matching Activity.
Need to focus on different math skills? Check out the Full Christmas Tree Roll and Color Set.
GET A FULL SET OF CHRISTMAS THEME ACTIVITIES
Explore the symbols and traditions of Christmas and incorporate reading, math, science and more in this 169-page preschool secular Christmas lesson plan set full of fun and playful Christmas learning activities for preschool. Watch this short video to see just a few examples of the types of activities and printables included in this set:
The 169-page Christmas Lesson Plan Set includes hands-on activities and these additional printables:
1) Beginning Letters Gift Sorting Game (in color and b/w)
2) Reindeer Math Mats (2 versions in color and b/w)
3) My Christmas Senses Activity Book Making Pieces
4) 0-35 Christmas Number Cards (2 versions in color and b/w)
5) Christmas Counting Syllables Sorting Game (in color and b/w)
6) Christmas Picture-Word Cards (in color and b/w)
7) Ornament Play Dough Mats
8) Candy Cane Play Dough Writing Task Cards (shapes, uppercase letters, lowercase letters, number 0-20)
9) Christmas Light Patterns Activity Pieces (in color and b/w)
Also available on Teachers Pay Teachers.
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