Categorization for Kindergarteners

Here are 11 ways to practice categorization, a key kindergarten skill.

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Categorizing: Fruit Bowl Mixup!

With this fun printable, your child will practice categorizing which of the food items belong in the fruit bowl.
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Salad Bowl Mixup!

Differentiating between different kinds of objects, and sorting healthy veggies from candy, are both important skills for young learners.
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Find the Fruit and Veggies

Test your kindergartener's produce proficiency by challenging her to separate the fruit and veggies from other foods on this worksheet.
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What Doesn't Belong?

Backpack, ice cream cone, pencil, scissors: One of these objects is not an essential school item. Preschoolers identify the object that does not belong.
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What Doesn't Belong?

Clock, octopus, starfish, turtle: Which thing does not belong in this group? Kids completing this preschool worksheet identify the object that does not belong.
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What Doesn't Belong?

Circle, cheese, triangle, square: One of these things does not belong in this group. Help your child figure out the outlying object with this worksheet.
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What Doesn't Belong?

Apple, pear, key, banana: Which object does not belong in this group? Kids complete this preschool worksheet to identify the object that does not belong.
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Find What Doesn't Belong

In this preschool math worksheet, your child will practice sorting and categorizing to figure out what doesn't belong.
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Find What Doesn't Belong

One of the items in each group doesn't belong with the others. Can your child find which ones?
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What Doesn't Belong?

This worksheet is full of delicious and nutritious snacks, but there are a few things that don't belong!
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