Matching Textures Board

This matching textures board is a wooden tactile toy for children who enjoy textures and touch. The board encourages sensory exploration through touch and helps children to recognise and distinguish between different textures.

How to use the board:

The aim of the activity is to match the texture on the board with the corresponding circular piece. This is done by using with touch and tactile sensations.

This activity is great for:

  • Anyone who enjoys tactile experiences and learning through touch
  • Working on fine motor skills
  • Practising matching 
  • Working on language concepts like describing (e.g. rough, smooth, etc)


  • Wooden board with10 different surfaces including soft, smooth, rough and more
  • Corresponding circular pieces with matching textures

Recommended for ages:

  • 3 to 6 years