Teaching your toddler at home is as easy as 1, 2, 3 or A, B, C! Learning activities for toddlers are super simple to DIY with these 15 easy activity ideas.
Working with your toddler on “school” type work covers the basics. Like, the basic basics: colors, numbers, letters, and shapes.
The focus should really be on play, and not on testing or desk work.
Some basic things an older toddler will start to learn are:
- Differentiating colors
- Differentiating shapes
- Recognizing letters
- Recognizing numbers
I’ve collected a few activities to get your wheels turning on how to help a toddler start to recognize these.
15 At-Home Activities for Toddlers to Learn
Color & Shape Activities for Toddlers
Pairing up colors and shapes in learning activities can lead to endless possibilities! Which activity will you be trying first?
Find more 10 indoor toddler activities!
ABCs & 123s! More Learning for Toddlers
Working on letter and number recognition can be super fun, and really easy. Try out these learning activities for toddlers at home together!
Don’t forget to check out these other toddler resources!
- 50 Activities Just for your Toddler
- 30 Creative Toddler Craft & Art Projects
- 10 Indoor Activities for Toddlers
Does your toddler already have a good start at his ABCs and 123s? Check out these additional resources for more advanced activities:
- 40 Awesome Number Activities for Preschoolers
- 50 Incredible Alphabet Activities for Preschoolers
- 35 Name Activities for Preschoolers
I’ve been trying to brainstorm all the areas that toddlers are learning. Everything is a learning adventure for our little ones!
I’m curious about what else a toddler might enjoy (or need to) learn?
I’d love to hear what your toddler is learning with you!