Sorting Backpack Kit
3 years & up. Learning to recognize similar attributes
among objects is an important prerequisite to both math and reading. Gaining
skills in sorting items (such as shirt, chair, and pencil) into broader
categories (such as clothing, furniture, and writing tools) builds readiness
skills for kindergarten. Includes hands-on manipulatives, books, and a
selection of related activities to optimize the learning experience. Supports
parent involvement and early learning through a variety of interactive and
engaging activities. An ideal way for teachers and families to enrich
children's learning experiences together. Each kit includes a clear vinyl backpack and bilingual activity cards.
- Eight Animals on the Town Paperback Book – a skillful mix of English and Spanish adds a special flair to this lively, rhythmic picture book about eight animal friends as they head out to the market to find their supper
- Buttons and Spools Lacing Set – children can lace the pieces together and also sort colors in the sorting bowls
- Sorting Bowls – a set of 6 colorful bowls to use for sorting
with the buttons and spools
- Bilingual Activity Cards
- Clear Backpack features two pockets with zippered closures and adjustable shoulder straps
*Note: Components may change occasionally due to availability. We will only substitute components with developmentally appropriate items that serve the same purpose.
Read these Insights and Inspirations articles for a variety of tips and resources you can use to encourage family engagement.