Valentine’s Pattern Block Mats

Pattern blocks mats are a great way to teach kids about shapes, counting, sorting, reasoning, symmetry… even fractions! These simple Valentine’s pattern block mats are an awesome math challenge for kids. Just print them out and start building.

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Getting Ready

To prep, just print the free pattern block mats and, if you’ll be using them in the classroom, laminate them for extra durability and reuse. Grab a box of plastic or wooden pattern blocks like the ones below and you’re ready to play.
After kids complete the design, they’ll count the number of yellow hexagons, blue rhombuses, red trapezoids, orange squares and green triangles.

Then, they’ll write the total for each on the blank lines. The extra step gives them practice counting and learning the names of shapes.

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Grab Your Pattern Block Mats

Ready to start playing?

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6 Comments

  1. Kara

    When I download and print the mats they say parallelogram instead of trapezoid.

    Reply
  2. Patti

    These are super cute and I love having the opportunity to count the different shapes! Well done.

    Reply

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