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