Explore our engaging digital file folder activity that introduces shapes using beloved food items: pizza and cookies.
The task is simple: match three pizza slices with three triangles and three cookies with three circles.
It’s more than just a game; it’s a playful and interactive way to help children better understand shapes by connecting them to their favorite food items.
Research emphasizes that children learn best when educational concepts are tied to their interests in a practical and interactive manner.
By incorporating familiar and cherished elements like pizza and cookies, our aim is to create an interactive learning environment that feels more like an interactive game.
Rachel Wise is the author and founder of Education and Behavior. Rachel created Education and Behavior in 2014 for adults to have an easy way to access research-based information to support children in the areas of learning, behavior, and social-emotional development. As a survivor of abuse, neglect, and bullying, Rachel slipped through the cracks of her school and community. Education and Behavior hopes to play a role in preventing that from happening to other children. Rachel is also the author of Building Confidence and Improving Behavior in Children: A Guide for Parents and Teachers.
“Children do best when there is consistency within and across settings (i.e., home, school, community). Education and Behavior allows us to maintain that consistency.”