Will children choose to decorate our apple playdough mat in red or green? Perhaps they could add a wriggly worm!
Food Topic Playdough Mats
Younger kids love playdough mats because it gets them started on their playdough modelling - and once they are started, who knows what they will create! All the playdough mats below have a food theme...
Print our apple tree playdough mat on to card and laminate. Children can decorate the tree with playdough apples. Use as a counting activity by asking children to add a particular number of apples to the tree.
Rice is one of the staple foods of China. Making lots of small pieces of rice from playdough is going to be a great way to encourage children to work on their fine motor skills! But of course they can add some vegetables, and meat too...
What will you serve as a festive meal this Chinese New Year? Children can make playdough dumplings and noodles to add to this plate. Or perhaps fortune cookies?
Count and colour the correct number of fruits and vegetables and then make a number shape out of playdough. Or ask the kids to put a blob of playdough on top of, or model, the correct number of fruit and veg.
Fill up the bowl with a bunch of colourful playdough fruit! We have one unguided playdough mat, as well as 4 playdough mats which ask the children to make specific pieces of fruit - a fun reading comprehension activity!
There are four ice cream cones on this playdough mat waiting for some playdough ice cream to be added.
Cool down with some ice lollies this summer. Children can design their own on our ice lollies playdough mat.
There are two leeks on this playdough mat already, but can you make some more? You'll need green and white playdough...
What a lovely site for a picnic. Children need to use their creativity to make a picnic to complete this playdough mat.
Nothing says summer like strawberries and cream. This strawberries and cream playdough mat has a bowl for children to fill with playdough strawberries.