100 Free Playdough Mats

Mar 1, 2016

Activities for ages 3 to 6.

Playdough mats are an easy way to grow kids’ imaginations, develop fine motor skills and teach important skills like counting and the ABCs. This roundup of 100 free playdough mats includes our favorite finds from across the web. They’re the perfect compliment to our popular Playdough Mat Pack!

100+ free printable playdough mats. Tons of fun playdough ideas in the bunch! Math games, ABC mats, craft activities... tons of great projects for preschool and kindergarten.

Be sure to laminate the mats or slide them into a sheet protector before playing to keep the playdough from sticking.


Crafty Playdough Mats

In the mood to for an afternoon of crafting? These playful playdough mats will keep the kids designing and decorating for hours.

100+ FREE Playdough Mats. Fun craft mats, math activities and literacy activities. Great for preschool and kindergarten. Decorate clothes, add silly faces and more with these free people playdough mats. // Picklebums

If your kids are in an animal kind of mood, give them these farm yard mats. // Prekinders

Fancy up a princess or pirate. // Busy Little Bugs

Add some color to LEGO figures. // A Little Delightful

Give butterflies, ladybugs and flowers a little pizzaz. // Itsy Bitsy Fun

Decorate a pavlova cake. // My Little Bookcase

Make a batch of playdough cherry pie. // Prekinders

Literacy Playdough Mats

Talk about hands-on literacy! These playdough mats make learning letters and sight words fun for kids.

Tons of fun, FREE playdough mats for kids. Great way to practice reading, math and fine motor skills with preschool and kindergarten.Print a copy of these 26 playdough mats – one for each letter of the alphabet – and help kids begin learning letter sounds. // This Reading Mama

Give kids practice forming letters with these A to Z playdough mats. // 123 Homeschool 4 Me

If you’d prefer having all of the letters on one sheet, print out this ABC mat. // 1 + 1 + 1 = 1

Practice writing common animal words like dog, cat and pig. // Making Learning Fun

Math Playdough Mats

Whether you want to work on numbers, shapes or time, there are plenty of playdough mats that will make the learning more motivating.

Fun math playdough mats for kids. They're all FREE!

Practice counting and number formation with a batch of bright and colorful cupcake counting mats.

Grab a box of toothpicks and a handful of playdough to build shapes. // School Time Snippets

Practice number formation. // Anonymous

Work on counting as children plant playdough carrots, add spots on ladybugs and make a flower garden. // Tutus and Tea Parties

Add playdough apples to a tree and ten frame.

Let kids count the number of playdough chocolate chips they add to their cookie playdough mat. // Coffee Cups and Crayons

Teach children about shapes with these free shape playdough mats. // Life Over Cs

Practice telling time by moving playdough hands on a clock. // This Reading Mama

Caught the Playdough Bug?!

We did too! Try out our no-fail, super squishy apple pie playdough recipe and then hop over and grab our free apple playdough mats!

Free Apple Playdough Mats for Preschoolers!


  1. Debbie

    I am trying to print your free 100 playdough mats but can’t seem to figure out how to do that. I don’t see the blue download button that you indicate I need to click on to then join the email list.

    • Kimberleigh

      Hi Debbie,

      Thanks for reaching out, I am happy to help.

      The free 100 Playdough Mats is a roundup post that we have done of playdough mats across the web.

      To access the mats, please find the mat you would like and click on the blue words to be directed to that particular download.

      I hope this helps!



  2. Gabriela de Amorim

    Obrigada por compartilhar!
    Os links de princesa e pirata não estão mais disponíveis 😉

    • Ashley

      You are most welcome!
      Thank you for letting us know the princess and pirate links are no longer working. We appreciate it!
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador

  3. Ella


    Just a quick note to say a very big thank you. These resources are terrific and very much appreciated. It’s people like you that really do make a difference to all educators.


    • Ashley

      Thank you so much!
      Your kind words mean the world to us!
      We truly consider it a privilege to give back to educators!
      Hope you have a wonderful week!
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador

  4. Aida Calle

    Thank you for these great resources

    • Ashley

      You are very welcome, Aida 😊
      Ashley // Happiness Ambassador



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