Do you have preschoolers who are raring to go with independent work?
Our youngest learner has always wanted to jump ahead to what she called “big stuff”. She’s a self-motivated child and she loves working on resources on her own.
In the early years, though, it’s important to keep learning as fun as possible.
Which is why this list of fun preschool matching worksheets is perfect for preschoolers and kindergartners!
There are several themes here, so you can use one of these resources at almost any time of the year.
And you can make them into reusable activities in just a few steps!
Read on to get the full list. Be sure to check out our list of engaging apple books for preschoolers while you’re here!
How to Use Preschool Matching Worksheets
These are no-prep resources, so you can truly just print them and go.
If you use these matching worksheets as a one-time lesson, you’ll only need a few items: (This post contains affiliate links. For details, see our Disclosure Policy.)
- Printer (with ink)
- Printer paper
- Laminator (optional)
- Dry erase markers (optional)
Each of these preschool resources contains instructions and an answer key.
Just print them out, read the instructions together, and off they go!
If you want to reuse any of these at centers, simply laminate the pages and let students complete them with dry erase markers. Wipe clean and they’re ready to go again the next day.
Check out the full list below.
If you choose one of these, I’d love to know which one your students liked the best!
Preschool Matching Worksheets for Early Learners
These are a few early learning resources that can help preschoolers and kindergartners practice matching up similar objects!
Each set of worksheets features a different theme that you can use year round!
Plus, you can also use these printables to introduce or reinforce new skills, including counting to ten, spelling with sign language, and recognizing ordinal numbers!
Turn any of these worksheets into math or literacy center activities by laminating the pages and letting students use them with dry erase markers!
Learn about recognizing similar objects during winter with these snowflake matching worksheets!
Since the snowflakes are similar at first glance, this is a good resource for early learners who have practiced recognizing similar objects before.
Learn how to count with ordinal numbers and practice matching skills with these pumpkin-themed worksheets!
A lesson is included to explain how to count with ordinal numbers. Then students can practice matching up each pumpkin with the correct ordinal number place.
Add counting to ten to a lesson on recognizing same and different with these cookie-themed matching worksheets!
Early learners can match up the same cookies based on the number of chocolate chips on each one.
Get a head start on early literacy with these sign language fingerspelling weather worksheets!
Students will learn how to form the letters to spell each weather word. Then they can practice matching the correct ASL spelling word with the English weather word!
Did you like this list of preschool resources? Don’t miss our other early learning ideas to try!