I've got a silly little obsession with making connections. Like putting 1 circle inside of a number 1, or 2 squares inside of a number 2, and so on. Or creating an Ant using just a bunch of As, or a Bear using a bunch of Bs.
This is a set of 9 activities (two of which are painfully similar) that use the numbers 1 through 9. Here's a video that shows how each of the activities works:
If you want to recreate these activities at home, you can print the PDF below. Be forewarned... my experience is that it looks good on the computer but printed, it doesn't look that great! I'm not sure why. It works well enough for a quick toddler activity, though!
Click HERE for the PDF!