I love being able to take simple supplies and turn them into a quick and easy learning activity. I grabbed a bunch of different packages of felt hearts from the Target Dollar Spot. At first I had no plan in mind, but then I challenged myself to think of 5 ways they could be used for learning activities with my daughters. Obviously at 3 and almost 5, their skill sets are a little different but they would both be able to do all of these activities at their own level.
I grabbed our felt boards (directions to make your own found here) and the felt heart packages and we were ready. The felt numbers and letters are also from the Target Dollar Spot.
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There you have it. 5 quick, easy, minimal prep activities to pull out and do some hands on learning with your little ones. If you don't have a Target to grab these felt hearts, check a craft store. I've also linked a few on Amazon. Another idea would be to use felt squares and then just cut them down to hearts (or any shape really).
100 Felt Hearts - Laser Cut
Assorted Felt Shapes 500 pieces
Hearts Assorted Sizes