Here are three activities about reflections for young kids. Reflections are something which very young children find confusing and these activities help them to explore the difference between symmetry and mirroring in a fun way.

In Apple And The Copycat, Apple is very confused by a compact mirror which has been dropped in the garden. He thinks his reflection is a rude and naughty apple which is copying him and he can't hear them speaking. When he finds out that it is a reflection of him, he thinks it is wonderful.

worksheet of activities about reflections

There are three fun activities about reflections for kids. One of them encourages them to find their reflection in a variety of places, one explores the difference between reflections and symmetry, and one gets them to really stare at their own reflection and try to make a self portrait.

You can download the printable with the activities here.