8 Great Ways to Teach Shapes to Kindergarteners

Keep shapes on your child's brain without her even knowing it! These activities are so fun she'll forget she's learning.

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Take a Scavenger Hunt for Shapes!

Learning to identify and categorize different geometric shapes is a big goal for early learners. And your neighborhood is the perfect place to start!
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Shape Art: Mix Art with Geometry!

Does the idea of taking your child to an art museum sound daunting? Create your own museum and give your child some practice with shapes!
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Make a Geoboard!

This is a fun and inexpensive project and it's a great way for your child to build basic geometry skills, like shape recognition and pattern/angle familiarity.
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Make a Fall Tree Collage

This fun art project is a great way to introduce your child to some basic geometry.
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Piece Together a Matisse Shapes Collage

Use Henri Matisse as inspiration for your preschooler or kindergartener to create a unique and funky paper shapes collage in this arts and crafts activity.
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Make a Mr. Shape Scarecrow

Help your kindergartener practice his shape recognition and develop his fine motor skills by making a scarecrow at home.
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Homemade Bubbles!

Do a little kitchen chemistry as you make your own bubble solution and bubble-wand shapes!
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Paint a Butterfly Birthday Card

Your kindergartener will love being able to paint a beautiful butterfly, and the lucky recipient of the finished card will be just as delighted!
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