NOTE: Putting the play dough pages in a 3-ring plastic page protector makes it so this packet requires no preparation/laminating ahead of time.
Collect data for all kinds of early learning targets this Spring with this cute Spring-themed Dough and Dot set, using activities involving playdough and dot markers! Targets wh-questions, categories, -ing verbs, ‘be’ verbs, pronouns, vocabulary, following directions, basic concepts, and open-ended pages
CONTENTS: File 1
Pp4-5: Pronoun playdough mats: Target pronouns, ‘be’ verbs, and –ing verbs while you roll playdough balls and smash them onto the pictures!
PP 6-11: Spring playdough mats: Target general Spring-themed vocabulary while you roll playdough balls and smash them onto the pictures. One of the bug-themed mats can be used to target specific insect/bug names, while the other was designed to be more of a reinforcer page. These pages are also great for WH questions!
PP12-16: Who, What, Where, When, Why question playdough mats: Target spring-related WH questions with these mats!
PP 17-20: Object function mats: Have your students describe object functions before smashing playdough onto the picture.
PP 21-23: Spin & Dot: Categories: Use a paper clip and spinner and follow the instructions included on the page to target category knowledge
P 24: Spin & Dot: Pronouns: Use a paper clip and spinner and follow the instructions included on the page to target pronouns/’be’ verbs, and –ing verbs with spring-related actions
FILE 2 (combined into 1 PDF with the first set of activities):
-3 playdough mat picture scenes with instructions containing basic concept words– targets included are next to/beside, above/below, in/out, front/middle/back, top, bottom
-3 playdough mats targeting concepts in isolation– in front/behind, in/out, on/off, on top/under
-2 dot marker pages targeting concepts in isolation– big/little, and tall/short
-4 playdough/token chip open-ended pages (color) and 4 black/white to use with dot markers