These Montessori-inspired toddler trays make your toddler think they’re playing, but really they’ll be learning so much. It’s wonderful!

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Discover how to use these red color trays to teach your toddlers the color red

A fun activity to teach your toddler the color red

A fun game to teach your toddler the color red
A fun idea to teach your toddler the color red

Special Red Tray: Red Pegboard and Pegs

This fun pegboard and peg set is from Amazon. They make great Montessori material for toddlers.

 Find out how to use this red peg board on tot trays to teach your toddler red color

Color Game: Color Find

These color circles are the sand mounds from my colored fishies color game. To do this toddler school activity, tell your toddler a color and let them put a bean on the circle of that color.

This is a great way to review all the colors with your toddler.
Find out how to use this red tot trays to teach your toddler red color

Pouring

This is definitely a Montessori inspired toddler tray. It has a measuring cup filled with red water beads and a clear cup. Have your toddler pour the red water beads from the measuring cup to the cup. Then, have them pour the beads back into the measuring cup.

If your child spills some of the water beads, they can just pick them up with their fingers and put them back. Grabbing water beads with their fingers is fantastic fine motor practice!

 Teach your toddlers the color red with these tot tray ideas

Counting

This toddler tray has laminated number trees. It also has some red pom poms. Using the pompoms as make believe “apples,” have your toddler put the correct number of “apples” onto each apple tree.

 These red tot trays will help you teach your toddlers the color red

Gluing

This tray has a piece of paper with a green vine drawn onto it. There is also a bottle of glue and bunch of red buttons. The red buttons become “tomatoes” that are growing on a vine.
Teach your toddlers the color red with these tot tray activities

Fine Motor

Use red milk caps and hot glue magnets to the back. This toddler tray is a cookie sheet so the milk caps stick to it.

These red tot trays will help teach your toddlers the color red

Use the printables in the Learning Notebook to let your child color on. Dry erase crayons are perfect for this activity.

Teach your toddlers the color red with these tot tray games