For this activity, I took photos of a few of our special shells, cut them out and placed them on card stock. I got all of these shells at a local shop that has so many different ones...I kind of want them all!!!!
After I glued the photos to the card stock, I laminated it and created a shell matching activity.
Princess just had to place the shells on the corresponding photo:
I got this cool fish basket at a yard sale last week for a quarter:
Here's how the mat looks up close:
Concentrating. The matching part of the activity is easy for her, but she tries to be exact and get the shapes just right in the way she places it on the mat. She gets most of them exactly matched, but struggles with a few.