Use these fun and engaging smash mats to target basic concepts. It targets the following spacial and quantitative concepts: In, out, up, down, around, through, first, second, third, last, left, right, middle, behind, in front, beside, together, apart, above, below, more, less, whole, half, all, some and none.
It includes 6 Fall Smash mats, 6 Christmas Smash mats, 6 Winter Smash
mats, 6 Spring Smash mats and 6 Summer Smash mats (with a variety of basic concepts)
1.) Laminate each mat and the basic concept deck. (Copy the optional back on the basic concept decks.)
2.) Give each child a mat and Play-Doh.
3.) Place the basic concept cards upside down on the table.
4.) Each child selects a card and identifies the concept.
5.) Cover the concept if it is on their mat with Play-Doh.
6.) First person to cover their mat is the winner.
Alternate: Cover with small toys or chips.