Game

Transportation Sorting Game

Transportation Sorting Game
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Sort objects based on common characteristics such as land, air or sea transportation.

Time
20 minutes
Ages
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • 3 pieces Construction paper (Any color)
  • 1 Marker (Any color)
  • Assortment of air, land and sea toy vehicles

Steps

  1. Create "Land", "Air, and "Sea" signs using construction paper and marker.
  2. Spread out signs from step 1 on floor or table
  3. Put assortment of toy vehicles in a pile in front of kids.
  4. Begin activity by reading signs and placing the first vehicle in each category (i.e. airplane in air, boat in sea, and truck in land).
  5. Have children take turns picking a vehicle and sorting it into the correct category. If children are unsure where to put vehicle, discuss it together to decide the correct category.
  6. Play continues until all vehicles have been sorted.

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