If you’ve got a long turkey-day drive ahead of you, you’ll want to download this holiday-themed coloring book app. It’s FREE (for a limited time only) and available on iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. Appropriate for preschoolers (and older kids too) it’ll keep your little ones busy and creative for hours!
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•Compare long and short objects such as toothpicks and craft sticks.
•Compare things like shoe sizes, hair length, and the height of people in the family.
•Make long and short necklaces from beads, tube pasta, or O-shaped cereal.
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Play a matching game with index cards. Make identical sets of index cards with a shape drawn on each card (so that you have 2 cards with circles, 2 with triangles, etc.).
Turn cards over and match the shapes for a game of concentration. For beginners, have children match the shapes first without playing concentration.
Variation: Color […]