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Matching Action Verbs!

Updated: Jul 11, 2022

What is it

Action verbs matching mats

  • Picture to picture matching

  • Picture to word matching

  • Word to picture matching

Teaching Objectives

  • Learning the different action words

  • Learning how to read the words of action verbs

How to use

  • For younger children, cut out the pictures and let your child match the pictures of the action words to the matching picture of the action word

  • Provide clear instructions ie. match with same, put with ‘swimming’

  • For children who are able to read, you can work on picture to word matching or word to picture matching

Teaching tips

  • Cover or hide the cut out pictures to create some suspense and fun for your child

  • Laminate the mats and cut out pictures for multiple uses

Embed more learning opportunities

  • Receptive language - show me which one is “reading”

  • Expressive language - what is the boy doing?

-Specially created by Our Special Story-

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