Children love to learn about the helpers in their community. The 12 activities in this pack focus on The Post Office, Mail Carriers and Mail. These easy to assemble activities can be placed in your learning centers, turned into file folder games, or turned into tot tray activities.
These preschool activities support preschoolers in developing important literacy, math, and motor skills to prepare for kindergarten.
This 42-page pack includes the following 12 printable activities:Envelope & Stamp Color Matching
Post Office Count and Clip Cards
Working with clothespins is an excellent way to build finger strength, dexterity and improve hand-eye coordination.
The cute post office related images will keep your preschooler engaged as they count the objects, determine the total on each card and clip the appropriate number,
Envelope and Stamp Color Matching
Here is a fun twist on color matching and developing visual discrimination skills.
Preschoolers match the stamps to the same colored envelope.
Use this activity in a tot tray, transform into a file folder activity, or use as a cut and paste activity!
Mail Carrier Roll and Count Game
Roll and count games are a fun way to practice a variety of math skills!
This game can be played independently or with a peer.
Post Office Pre-Writing Practice
Simple pre-writing and cutting skills are important in preschool.
There are many ways to use this activity!
Set out color crayons and invite preschoolers to trace the line, laminate and use dry-erase markers, use glass gems or pom poms to place along the dotted line, or cut with scissors!
Invite your preschooler to deliver the envelopes to the matching mailbox.
Not only is this activity great for numeral recognition, it also gives insight to how mail carriers do their jobs!
Shape Matching Stamp Cards
Each of the stamps on these envelopes has a different shape, find and clip the matching shape at the bottom of the card.
Mail Delivery Counting Mats with Frames
Practice number recognition and counting skills with this postal themed 10-frame counting mat.
Post Office Puzzles
Put the number strips in order from 1-10 to complete the puzzle and reveal the image.
Mailbox Color Sorting Mat
Time to deliver the mail! Delivering these letters requires color recognition and sorting skills.
Packages come in all sizes, sort these by size. Try this one for free!
Stamp & Envelope Uppercase and Lowercase Puzzles
Practice matching uppercase to lowercase letters with these postcard puzzles.
Post Office Patterning
Practice patterning skills with your preschooler with this mat, print an extra page and cut out the pieces to encourage your preschooler to extend patterns when they are developmentally ready.
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