Big & Small

Duration: 15 to 45 mins


  • Any items will work. This activity will work best if there is a big and a small version of that item such as a big sock, and a small sock

  • Ask children to pick a shape to draw!


Large paper / cardboard

Marker / crayon

Lots of big and small toys


1. On the paper/cardboard draw a large shape with the word big in it, and a smaller shape with the word small in it

2. Sort out the toy size with children, and place them in the correct shape

3. Count how many toys in each shape

Keywords: big, small, shape


Source: Little Meadow Child Care