Free Printable Matching Games

Matching activities are a great first activity to try with your toddler or preschooler. You can print these cards and match, sort, or play Memory with these cards.

Here’s a collection of 60+ FREE printable matching games for your preschooler or toddler:

Matching Colors

Bug Color Matching

Pumpkin Color Matching from Confessions of a Homeschooler

Bird Color Matching

Crayon Color Matching from A to Z Teacher Stuff

Leaf Color Matching

Learning Colors Matching from Printable Preschool Activities

Bottle Top Color Matching

Color Matching Cards from Totally Tots

Color Matching Bugs and Flowers

Dinosaur Color Matching

Matching Shapes

Pig Shape Matching

Bottle Top Shape Matching

Train Shape Matching

Bear Shape Matching from Early Learning Activities

Paint Brush Shape Matching from Early Learning Activities

Shape and Outline Matching from Toddler Toddler

Shape and Shadow Matching from Busy Little Bugs

Apple Shape Matching from Confessions of a Homeschooler

Matching Games Based on Books

Cat in the Hat Matching from Joyfully Weary

A Color of His Own Matching

Brown Bear Brown Bear Matching from Mama’s Learning Corner

Dr. Seuss Fish Matching from Write Bonnie Rose

Very Hungry Caterpillar Matching from Mama’s Learning Corner

Are You My Mother Matching from ObSEUSSed

Matching Numbers

Leaf Number Matching

Dog and Bone Number Matching from Seven Thirty Three

Number and Shape Matching from Yellow Mums

Number and Number Word Matching from Homeschool Creations

Matching Letters

Veteran Themed Letter Matching from mpm ideas

Letter Matching from Artsy Fartsy Mama

Matching Uppercase and Lowercase Letters from Flip Flops and Applesauce

Butterfly Letter Matching from Olives Originals

Superhero Alphabet Matching from B-Inspired Mama

Ladybug Letter Matching from Making Montessori Ours

Laundry Room Letter Matching from My Joy Filled Life

Matching Holiday Themes

Christmas Matching

Christmas Light Bulb Matching

Christmas Ornament Shadow Matching from Busy Little Bugs

Christmas Nativity Shape Matching

Christmas Ornament Number Matching from Toddler Approved

Easter Matching

Easter Egg Matching

Easter Picture Matching from Made to be a Momma

Peeps Themed Alphabet Matching

St. Patrick’s Day Matching

Shamrock Shape Matching

Shamrock Pattern Matching from Preschool Printables

Thanksgiving Matching

Fall Leaf Matching from Mama Miss

Thanksgiving Sorting and Matching

Turkey Feather Matching

Thanksgiving Picture Matching

Halloween Matching

Halloween Costume Matching

Monster Mash Matching from Artsy Fartsy Mama

Halloween Picture Matching

Halloween Rhyming Matching from Playdough to Plato

Candy Corn Letter Sound Matching from Freebielicious

Valentine’s Day Matching

Valentine Heart Matching from Preschool Mom

Valentine’s Day Hershey Kiss Matching from Creations by Kara

Valentine’s Animal Matching from Upside Down Kids

Valentine’s Day Animals Matching from Itsy Bitsy Fun

picture rhyming

Other Matching Printables

Train Matching from Life in the Motherhood

Popsicle Matching from Eat Drink Chic

Summer Themed Matching from Basil Berry Designs

Fruit Matching from Mockeri

Jungle Animal Matching from Mama’s Learning Corner

Flower Matching from Learn with Play at Home

Fruit and Seed Matching from Science Learning

Princesses Wearing Glasses Matching from Eye Power Kid’s Wear

Match the Rhyme Cards

Rhyming Cards to Match from Teach Mama

Which of these free printable matching games are you going to start with? We hope you enjoy them as much as we do! 

Share on
Previous Post Next Post

You may also like


  • Reply Annette W {This Simple Home}

    This is such a great round-up!

    July 16, 2014 at 2:32 pm
  • Reply Lauren (Mama's Learning Corner)

    Thank you so much for including several of the matching games from Mama’s Learning Corner! They are such a staple in our school days.

    This is an excellent round-up! Thanks for compiling it. Pinning. 🙂

    July 17, 2014 at 2:25 am
  • Reply Cherine

    We LOVE matching activities!! Thank you for including us in this incredible list:) Pinning to our Montessori & Home school Language Board!

    September 19, 2014 at 11:16 pm
  • Reply FCHMOM » Fashion Crafty Healthy Mom » TLT Week 1 Review: Primary and Secondary Colors

    […] Variety of printables (Here you will find colors, shapes, numbers and more matching games) […]

    January 11, 2016 at 7:28 pm
  • Reply vanessa

    I´m from Brazil and I do love your material and ideas.have you got something using feelings and emotions

    March 16, 2016 at 11:49 am
    • Reply Nicole

      Unfortunately, I don’t have anything like that on my site at this time.

      March 20, 2016 at 3:22 am

    Leave a Reply