Has your child ever loudly asked, “Is that a boy?” when it is clearly a woman? It has happened to me! That’s why I made this quick sorting activity.
I put a few characters in there like Oscar the Grouch that we’ve never classified as a boy or girl before to see what he would do. I also like to ask, “How do you know?” while he is sorting. The response usually makes me laugh.
Here is the Boy/Girl Sorting Printable if you’d like to try it at your house.
There are endless possibilities in the world of sorting. We also tried this animals that live on land/animals that live in water sort.
(I threw these together really quickly in the moment using clip art from clker.com. So print, cut out, and try to overlook the way everything is lined up on the page.)