# Exactly the Same, or Not - Lesson for Kindergarten, Chapter - Matching and Sorting

In the "Exactly the Same, or Not" lesson, kindergarten students embark on an engaging journey through the world of matching and sorting, a fundamental chapter within the Early Logic and Geometry unit. Through a series of meticulously designed activities, including the Matching Pairs Worksheet, Matching: Plants Worksheet, Match Exactly the Same, and Matching Pictures that are Exactly the Same, students will develop critical observation and comparison skills.

By participating in these activities, students will learn to identify similarities and differences between objects, a skill that goes beyond the classroom and applies to everyday life. They will be encouraged to pay close attention to detail, enhancing their ability to concentrate and focus. Moreover, this lesson lays the groundwork for recognizing patterns, an essential aspect of mathematical reasoning and problem-solving.

Understanding the concept of 'the same' versus 'different' is not only a building block for more complex mathematical concepts but also fosters cognitive development in areas such as categorization and classification. This foundational knowledge is crucial for students as they progress in their academic journey, making the "Exactly the Same, or Not" lesson an important step in cultivating early logic and geometric understanding.

Estimated classroom time: 14 min
Chapter: Matching and Sorting
Unit: Early Logic and Geometry
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1st
3:00 min
Matching: Matching Pairs Worksheet
worksheet
2nd
3:00 min
Matching: Plants Worksheet
worksheet
3rd
4:00 min
Match Exactly the Same
video
4th
4:00 min
Matching Pictures that are Exactly the Same
Quiz
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• ### Activity 1 / Matching: Matching Pairs Worksheet

Winter is coming! Here’s a great winter worksheet to help your child strengthen important recognition and matching skills.
With this worksheet, challenge your child to:
• Sort through the mittens to find the identical design;
• Recognize relative directions in order to match the mitten on the right to the one on the left;
• Find matching mittens in other rows.
Preschool matching worksheets are great to help your child take intricate designs and learn how to look for and recognize them elsewhere. This will help your child to practice crucial problem-solving skills to find the design that matches the original.
Print out other seasonal worksheets and delight your child with the diversity of summer activities!

• ### Activity 2 / Matching: Plants Worksheet

Printable matching games for kids are an awesome tool to challenge your early learner to see the similarities and differences in the world. Encourage your child to look closely at the vibrant flowers on this page to find out which ones are different and which are the same.