Print these space play dough play mats and add hands-on, imaginative play to your space-themed lessons.
Space play dough play mat printable
Space is such a fascinating topic for children to learn about, combining science with imagination.
You can add a hands-on element to your space theme lessons by using these printable play dough mats to think about what you might find out there in the universe!
How to use this printable play dough mat
You can print as many copies of the play mat as you need for your family, group or class.
You might like to laminate the printable so you can use it time and time again.
:: these printable play mats are an excellent ‘spark’ for imaginative play, providing a play-prompt which children can then develop in their own way
:: play dough is an excellent fine-motor skill activity, helping to develop dexterity and hand strength
:: children can play solo, making these a great quiet-time activity, or in pairs or small groups, building teamwork skills and helping children learn to collaborate and co-operate
Extra resources for a space topic
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