Ways to Play and Ideas for extending this matching activity:
- For older kids use simple sums. For example, one mitten is marked 1+2, another 3. That is the matching pair.
- Use as a memory game: turn the mittens upside down and find the pairs like you would do with a memory game.
- Use these mittens for number ordering: peg the mittens from 1-10 onto a “washing line” string. Or backwards, to practice counting. backwards.