Are you looking for a fun way to practice letter recognition, letter formation, phonemic awareness and strengthen fine motor skills with your preschool, pre-K or kindergarten children? This set contains a complete set of alphabet play dough mats and letter tracing sheets. There is one play dough mat and one tracing sheet for each letter of the alphabet. The bright, colorful mats and tracing sheets have both upper and lowercase letters in clear, easy-to-read fonts and there is also a corresponding picture to go with the letters on each page.
Check out the preview file to see samples of the mats. You may also like my new ABC Activity Pages.
Simply print and laminate. Then, you can use the set for many different activities in your classroom and/or home.
-Children can explore the letter shapes as they the cover letters on the play dough mats with blobs or snakes of dough. They will also enjoy using magnets or other manipulatives to cover the letters.
-Use the play dough mats as letter posters.
-Tape play dough mats to the floor and let the children sit on them during circle time or incorporate them into a gross motor game.
-Children can practice letter formation as they trace the letters on the tracing sheets with dry erase markers or crayons.
-Children will also enjoy using waxed yarn on the letter tracing sheets to practice letter formation.
-Bind the tracing sheets to create an alphabet book.