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The perfect activity for any little dinosaur lover would be this dinosaur matching game printable! With fun and unique dinosaurs they’re sure to love this activity.
Dinosaur matching game for kids
This fun matching activity is perfect for little ones 2-6yrs old (older is ok too!). Let them match all the dinosaur friends and see how many they can do, you can even time them to make it a bit more challenging!
And if you’re throwing a dinosaur themed party this is a great activity to pass out to the kids and see who can get done first, or who can name all the dinosaurs in the game!
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- 8.5×11 printable card sheet
- 8.5×11 printable back sheet
How to play the matching game
Below you’ll find the link to the free printable which includes both a front and back sheet. I typically recommend matching games to be printed on bright white card stock to prevent them from being see through. However, if you don’t have that option available you can use the back sheet included and glue them together with a glue stick to prevent them from being see through when you play.
Once you’ve printed out your sheet(s) you can begin cutting! Cut each square on the dashed line to create your cards. Now you’re ready to turn them over and start matching!
You will want to set aside a place (at the table or on the floor) for this activity, unfortunately it’s not one of our on the go printables like our activity sheets but that’s ok! You can still spread out and enjoy this fun activity at home!
Pro Tip: Use laminate sheets to make this game reusable and not as easy to destroy/bend when little hands are playing with it!
What are the benefits of a matching game?
There’s so many great benefits to this fun activity, a big one being visual memory of course! It also helps kids improve their memory, focus, develop problem-solving skills, fine motor skills, social skills, and confidence, all while having fun!
Overall, matching games are a fun and engaging way for kids to develop a range of important skills while also having fun.
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