Learning to create snakes from play dough is one of the first skills that preschoolers develop when they first begin to manipulate play dough.
For preschoolers creating a snake 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
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Play dough is a staple in many early learning environments. Preschoolers love to manipulate play dough in a variety of ways. In addition to being tons of fun, playing with play dough is a super workout for little fingers.
Use these counting mats with your favorite dough recipe, or your favorite math counters such as pom poms or mini erasers. As a bonus, this activity helps build both math, and motor skills.
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.
This 18-page digital pack includes the following printables:
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These fun Winter Dough Mats are a great addition to early learning centers this season.
These mats are easy to use! Simply print, laminate, and set out with your favorite dough.
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