Match the Pair: Worldwide Holidays & Celebrations
Worldwide Holidays and Celebrations
This match the pair game continues the primary mission of Diveation by highlighting different holidays and celebrations from various cultures. Discover different new year festivals, how others honor their family and loved ones, celebrations of freedom, and more! Each set has two images of each holiday or celebration so that your child may work on finding the matching image. While the name of the festival is written on each card, a small booklet insert is included with a short summary of the celebrations and a suggested book to read together. Discover information about Diwali, Dia de los Muertos, Kwanzaa and more. Like our other products, this match the pair game encourages memory training, literacy, and information discovery and can be a great way for parents and children to interact together!
Matching and Memory Games
Memory and matching games are a great way in helping children distinguish between similarities and differences as well as beginning to develop problem solving skills.
These types of games improve upon visual discrimination, allowing children to learn to match shapes, patterns, and pictures. Doing so allows reinforces literary skills as children learning to distinguish between letters and then words. Furthermore, matching and sorting activities are also great for developing fine motor skills.
Some of the key skills memory matching games help to develop:
- improve concentration and attention to detail
- train visual memory
- increase short term memory
- distinguish similarities and differences in objects
- help to classify objects that are grouped by similar traits
- improve vocabulary