Sweet Sorting: A Fun Activity to Practice Categorizing
To some parents’ dismay, candy at Halloween time is unavoidable! Your third grader will be given the sweet stuff everywhere – school, parties, trick-or-treating, even at the doctor! You can put all that candy to good use with this motivating activity in which your child will sort and categorize his treats according to specific attributes. Delay your child’s sugar overload, and develop his critical thinking skills, by doing some “sweet sorting” of his Halloween treasures!
What You Need:
- A variety of Halloween candy
- 3x5 index cards
- Graph paper and markers