123, ABC Scavenger Hunt

This was so, so fun.

I found this awesome idea for letter and number scavenger hunts, and I knew Love Bug would love it. I’d prepared two large pieces of paper – one with lowercase letters and one with 10 dice-like squares with different numbers of dots on each (from 0-9). Then I hid his small foam letters (and later the numbers) around the house, and he had a matching scavenger hunt.

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The thing I really liked was that the foam letters are uppercase, but he had to match with the lowercase. When he found one, he set it on the paper. I didn’t get any good pictures of him actually finding the letters because was so excited and fast that they were all blurry!

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Also, with the numbers I liked that he had to count the number of dots instead of just seeing the number.

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He decided he needed something to look through to help him find numbers, so he pulled out his paper binoculars.

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He loved it so much that we did the numbers 3 times in a row. (Three of our letters are nowhere to be found and weren’t a part of the scavenger hunt!)

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About Kelly

I'm a stay-at-home mom to two boys and a girl. My Love Bug is 4 and has been doing art projects since just after turning 2. My Sweet Pea is 2 and tries to do everything his brother does. Little Flower is 4 months and has no idea of all the fun she has ahead of her.
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