The Play dough mats provided in this set can be used in any toddler, preschool and kindergarten setting. It fits perfectly in a Montessori classroom and homeschooling. It can even be used as a fun activity in any home with young children this Easter season!
There are 32 mats included in the set that you can print and laminate.
The goal of this activity is to engage children in pre-math and math concept exploration. Children will get to
1.Sort jelly beans by color, size and attributes
2.Count jelly beans and arrange them accordingly by number
3.Practice 1 to 1 correspondence by matching the jelly beans counters onto the mats
4.Seriate from smallest to biggest and vice versa
5.Practice pattern making
6.Practice fine motor control
There are several options in how you choose to use these mats.
1.As play dough mats
2.The mats once laminated can be used as puzzles by little toddlers and preschoolers where they can match the colored jelly beans to the black and white ones, or even to any of the colored beans mats.
3.They can also be used with white board markers.
Please download the preview file to see a detailed use of the mats in pictures.
Total number of pages: 35