Preschool Shape Formation with Play Dough
Learning to create snakes from play dough is one of the first skills that preschoolers develop when they first begin to manipulate play dough. Creating snakes can easily lead to shape formation!
For preschoolers creating shapes with dough requires skill and practice!
Invite your preschooler to refine their fine motor skills while exploring shapes with these Snake Shapes Play Dough Mats included in the Pre-K Printable Fun Snakes Activity Pack
Popsicle Stick Shape Mats for Preschool
Here is a fun shape building and recognition activity for preschoolers.
Popsicle, or craft sticks, are a common material in preschool classrooms. Put them to use with these activity mats.
2D Shapes Circle Time Props and Posters
This pack of 2D Circle Time Props and Posters is a great resource for teaching shapes in the preschool classroom.
Exploring shapes is a natural part of childhood and essential to any early learning environment.
Use this set: as games, posters, and as teaching tools to help children learn about, compare, match, and sort the following 12-2D shapes: circle, heart, star, square, triangle, rectangle, diamond, oval, trapezoid, pentagon, hexagon, octagon.
Invite your preschooler to sort by shape and color in this engaging hands-on activity.
This printable pack has everything you need for your preschooler to practice multiple sorting skills.
Easily customize the sorting invitations for your child at a variety of developmental levels. This set can be used for children from preschool-kinder depending on their skill level.
Learning shape attributes is an important goal for preschoolers.
Beyond learning to identify shapes, these 2D Shape Dough Mats encourage children to learn how shapes are formed.
Using dough to learn shapes supports children as they learn what makes a circle a circle, how many sides a rhombus has, and all the curves and lines that make up each unique shape.
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