Are you looking for a fun way for your kids to work on developing their visual discrimination and fine motor skills? Grab these free Farm Visual Discrimination Clip Cards!
Matching the farm animal to its shadow and clipping a clothespin onto the card will help your children practice those skills and much more!
Farm Visual Discrimination Clip Cards:
When matching the animal to its shadow or finding the animal that matches the shadow, your kids are working on identifying the similarities and differences between the pictures.
By doing this activity, they are developing their visual discrimination skills which are important when learning the ABC’s and practicing letter recognition.
By squeezing clothespins open and attaching them to the cards, your kids will be developing their fine motor skills, finger muscle strength, and hand and eye coordination.
All of these developmental skills are so important for pre-readers and pre-writers!
Getting Ready To Use The Farm Visual Discrimination Clip Cards:
- 6 Farm Animal to Shadow Matching Clip Cards
- 6 Shadow to Farm Animal Matching Clip Cards
What Else Is Needed:
- White Card Stock
- Laminator and Laminating Pouches
To prepare this visual discrimination activity, fill out the form below. Next, download and print the cards on white card stock.
Then, laminate the clip cards so your kids can use them over and over. Finally, cut the them apart and put them in a resealable plastic bag or pencil pouch.
How To Use The Farm Visual Discrimination Clip Cards:
There are two different sets of visual discrimination clip cards included in this printable. When using the first set, your kids will select a card and identify the animal on it.
Next, they will look at the three boxes below the picture and fine the animal’s shadow. Your children will then clip a clothespin onto the shadow that matches the animal.
When using the second set of clip cards, your kids will pick a card and look at the shadow on it.
Next, they will look at the three boxes below the shadow and identify which animal matches that shadow. Your children will then clip a clothespin onto the animal.
The two sets of clip cards not only lets you differentiate but it also helps your kids practice these skills in different ways.
These Farm Visual Discrimination Clip Cards are a fun and hands-on way for your kids to work on developing their visual discrimination and fine motor skills.
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Download The Farm Visual Discrimination Clip Cards:
To get the free printable farm animal and shadow clip cards, fill out the form below.