Number Matching Puzzles for Preschoolers

Learning numbers? Try these cute Number Matching Puzzles for Preschoolers!

The puzzles are simple and self-correcting and a great way to playfully reinforce number recognition for preschoolers and older toddlers.

Practice number recognition and number order with these cute printable Number Matching Puzzles for Preschoolers! Simple math game that covers numbers 1-12.

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Materials for Number Matching Puzzles for Preschoolers


What’s in the printable PDF file?

The printable includes (12) 2-piece puzzles on two pages. The puzzles cover every number from 1 through 12.

Each 2-piece puzzle is made up of one piece with a kid holding the number and a second piece with just the number. Matching numbers have the same color on both pieces.

Each piece only fits exactly one other piece.

Are your kids working on basic math skills? They'll love these cute printable number matching puzzles featuring numbers 1-12.

Print out one or both pages, laminate for better handling and durability, and cut the puzzles apart at the thick black lines.

Start with one puzzle at a time for younger kids and as an introduction to that particular number, then work up to mixing several puzzles.

The puzzles also are great for working on number recognition, number order, and more.



Are your kids working on counting? Click on the image to check out my ebook!


This Hello Sunshine! Counting Printable Pack contains 10 different activities for learning and practicing counting at different skill levels for toddlers and preschoolers with play dough mats, games, clip cards, puzzles, and more. Includes numbers, dice, and tally mark versions.


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  1. Tanishe Wade says:

    The wrong file download link was sent to me, instead of the Number Matching Puzzles for Preschoolers printable.

    1. Hi Tanishe,

      thank you for the heads-up! I’ve fixed the error and sent you the correct link.

      Thank you for your patience, have a great day,