Game

Pasta Patterns

Pasta Patterns
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Creating and copying patterns.

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

Supplies

  • Assorted dry pasta (Several different shapes noodles.)
  • Construction paper
  • Marker
  • Container (To hold noodles)

Steps

  1. Create a game play board by drawing two equal rows of boxes. Use picture for example.
  2. Each player grabs a handful of noodles.
  3. The first player creates a pattern in the first row of boxes.
  4. The second player uses his or her noodles to recreate the same pattern in the second row of boxes.
  5. After recreating the first player's pattern, the second player clears the board and creates a new pattern in the first row of boxes.
  6. Play continues as long as desired.

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