Curriculum: Color Sorting

Curriculum: Color Sorting Activity 

This is a fun activity to do with your toddler! This exercise helped McKinley learn her colors and it kept her entertained for a solid 20 minutes.  

Category: Sensory 


  • Cupcake tin pan (any size)
  • Colored foam
  • Small container to hold objects or shapes
  • Scissors


1) Take cupcake tin and glue down, or stick on foam color to the bottom.

2) Choose a different color for each cupcake space.

3) Collect different object small enough to fit into cupcake spaces, or cut out different shapes of the colored foam.

4) Place objects in a separate container.

5) Always do a demonstration first.

6) Set container beside cupcake tin and have them sort the colors!



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