Free Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing

Playdough mats have always been one of our favorite sight word learning tools. I find that learning new words with playdough is fun.

These free Primer Sight Word Playdough Mats with Tracing are great for learning sight words. They have more than one skill on the same page.

You have the playdough word, tracing the word, and writing the word. Three skills on the same page! They are great for sight word review of sight word learning!

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

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This is a great addition to the sight word printables on the site.

What is a playdough mat?

Playdough mats are great for developing fine motor skills and teaching important skills at the same time. Plus kids can be very creative with playdough.

These playdough mats were made to keep learning sight words fun. I love that these mats put many different skills together. You have the playdough for fine motor work, tracing and writing for writing skills, and spelling.

These Dolch Primer Sight Word Playdough mats have all 52 sight words: all, am, are, at, ate, be, black, brown, but, came, did, do, eat, four, get, good, have, he, into, like, must, new, no, now, on, our, out, please, pretty, ran, ride, saw, say, she, so, soon, that, there, they, this, too, under, want, was, well, went, what, white, who, will, with, yes.

Each sight word playdoh mat has a big word for the playdough mat area. Then there are two lines for tracing and writing the sight word. You can see the sight word all page below.

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

If you want to save time you can grab all the sight word playdough mats in a bundle!

Things to use with these sight word playdough mats

There are just a few of the items we have used with these mats. You can see below how we used some of these items.

How to use the Primer Sight Word Playdough Mats

There is never just one way to use a printable and I love playdough mats. So I’m going to show you a few ways to use these primer sight word playdough mats.

Setting Up the Sight Word Playdough Mat Learning Center

You can keep the sight word play dough mat in a sheet protector or laminate. You give them playdough and a dry eraser marker for tracing and writing. It is a super simple setup!

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

You can store your sight word pages in sheet protectors so I can switch them out easily. Or you can give them a set of playdough mats for kids to work through.

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

Just Making the Sight Word

You can use the playdough mats any way you want. But if you have kids who are not up for tracing and writing, then just do the playdough word.

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word, and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

Using Colored Cardstock for the Playdough Mats

You can use something other than white cardstock for the playdough mats. You can use color cardstock and change the color up for the season.

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word, and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

Small items to build the word

There are many different small items you can use on the sight words. You can see the mini erasers used to make the word all! It makes for a great fine motor mat that way.

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word, and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com


What you will find in the Primer Sight Word Playdough Mat Printables:

  • It has the following primer sight words: all, am, are, at, ate, be, black, brown, but, came, did, do, eat, four, get, good, have, he, into, like, must, new, no, now, on, our, out, please, pretty, ran, ride, saw, say, she, so, soon, that, there, they, this, too, under, want, was, well, went, what, white, who, will, with, yes
  • Big word for playdough mat
  • 2 lines for tracing and writing

Free Dolch Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing - 52 free sight word play-doh mats for kids to learn their sight words with playdough sight word, tracing the word, and write the sight word - 3Dinosaurs.com

Sight Word Primer Playdough Mat with Tracing & Writing Selling Set

This has the mats above plus an additional option of small cards to put on a ring to work on the words. You can get both together.

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What you will find in the Sight Word Primer Playdough Mat with Tracing & Writing Selling Set:

  • It has the following words: all, am, are, at, ate, be, black, brown, but, came, did, do, eat, four, get, good, have, he, into, like, must, new, no, now, on, our, out, please, pretty, ran, ride, saw, say, she, so, soon, that, there, they, this, too, under, want, was, well, went, what, white, who, will, with, yes
  • Sight Cards with single trace and write to put on a ring
  • Single page for Each word with multiple trace and write
  • 79 pages of printables
  • Price: 3.50

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Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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14 Responses to Free Primer Sight Words Playdough Mats with Tracing

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  3. These are just great! I’m sure I’ll be using these in a year or so when my son starts learning to read! Thanks for linking up at the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop! We hope you join us again next week!

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  5. Laura says:

    Thank you! These will come in handy with my visual/tactile learner 🙂 who happens to have DS.

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  7. Kim says:

    I like these a lot. I am not seeing “do” in the pack though.

  8. Elisa says:

    Is there somewhere to get these in D’Nealian?

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