Your toddler or preschooler will love these (free) Thanksgiving number puzzles to practice number recognition and number order. And grab this Turkey Letter Find set to work on letter recognition.
Children learn to recognize numbers in a variety of ways. A lot of times, it happens through play and incidental learning. You can provide an environment at home that is rich in print, numbers and letters, to help this process along.
Provide fun activities like these Thanksgiving number puzzles(we have a Garden theme and Camping theme too) any time of the day. This is a good activity your child can do independently. It also makes a great busy bag or quiet time activity for when you are traveling or waiting at the doctor’s or in a restaurant. Read more about the Advantages of Puzzles for child development.
Simply print out these free puzzles, laminate them if you wish(to make them more durable), cut and they are ready!
Another option is to print it at 50% scale, then glue it onto large craft sticks. This might be a good option for younger kids because it makes the pieces chunkier so they are easier to handle.
Pop the cut puzzle pieces into a bag or envelope and your child has a Thanksgiving number puzzles activity ready to go!