Match the Mittens – Counting, Number Names, Tally Marks

A super fun activity for our little preschoolers and kindergarteners this winter.

Why this activity?

Improves their attention and

  • Number Recognition Skills
  • Counting Skills
  • Logical Analysis Skills
  • Number Names & Spellings
  • Gross Motor Skills [Optional]

What you will get?

These printables contains 2 levels of difficulties. You can choose the printable according to the comfort level of your kids. And you can slowly increase their level of difficulty.

Level 1

Color is the cue.

Level 2

Just Count & Match

Level 3

Black & White Version

How I made it more interesting?

Just with some Strings or Ribbons you can make this activity even more interesting.

  • After cutting out the Cards, laminate them for durability.
  • Punch a hole on each card. [Top Right on the Number Card & Top Left on the Number Name Card]
  • You can now ask the kids to first match the mittens and string them together through the holes provided.


You can download the FREE B&W Version by clicking the button below:

Or you can buy the Complete Version with varied levels of Difficulties and Colored Printables by clicking this button below:

About Author

An ex-ISRO Scientist, a math, music and art and craft teacher, a mentor, and now a mother to a toddler, exploring various avenues for a healthy life and happy family.