Matching colours started a long time before we started learning colour names. I took the opportunity in every situation to teach my toddler colors. Read about my colour treasure baskets here.

Like when we were in a market, I showed him red, yellow and green capsicum/bell pepper and how they were all same but yet different.

I showed him a black crow, a yellow lemon, a red postbox and a green leaf. But when I pointed out to something and asked what color it was, he always replied “green”. Yup, that was his favorite color for a long time 🙂

We learnt colors when we shopped for saris ,every time we wore a dress, we learnt colours in vegetable shops, in wholesale plastic shops, in toy shops, in chocolate counters, in pastry shops, in kitchens .Literally anywhere. 🙂 I also had this sensory bean bags made.

This was the first time he matched colors

 

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Now we are revisiting those activities here in my mom’s place. You can buy those elephants from Funskool Elephalinks

matchYou can get these colors pdf downloaded here..

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Laminate them for longer life time 🙂

Also you can find one more bus colors matching printable here.

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