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Pete the Cat is quite a celebrity amongst preschoolers and kindergarteners. He is upbeat, funny, and has a groovy style that children love. Our Pete the Cat related learning activities are the "cat's meow," offering a clowder of teaching opportunities, such as counting, addition and subtraction, number, letter, and color recognition, sorting and concentration, vocabulary, and much more.
Read any of the Pete the Cat books that highlight Pete the Cat's shoes:
Pete Had Four Little Shoes Felt Story Lesson and Printables (Available inside our KidsSoup Resource Library)
What you need: Groups of 4 - Shoes Printable (Available inside our KidsSoup Resource Library)
Print the Pete the Cat printables and laminate for extra strength.
Ask children how many shoes Pete the Cat needs. Let children place any color shoes on Pete the Cat's legs.
Encourage children to place two different color shoes on Pete. Let them tell you what color shoes and how many Pete is wearing. For example: Pete the Cat is wearing 2 red shoes and 2 yellow shoes. He has 4 shoes altogether.
Let children sort the shoes by color.
Start a pattern and have children find the shoe that comes next.
Shoe Colors Reading Chart
At the Shoe Store: What Number Comes Next?
Shoe Color Names
Shoes Beginning Sounds Activity
Shoe Colors Posters
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