Shape Tracing can be a hard skill for kids but we can make it fun. These free road shape tracing printables are a great way to work on shapes and having fun at the same time.
You work on shape tracing in prek and kindergarten and these are a fun way to do that.
Plus they are a great low-prep shape activity you can do with kids that is simple and quick.
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This is part of my subscriber library. You can subscribe to the newsletter and get access to the password there. You will find it in the shape section on the subscriber freebie page.
This is a great addition to the transportation printables on the site.
What shapes are you going to find?
You are going to find nine 2d shapes in the shape tracing printable: They are circle, square, rectangle, oval, triangle, rhombus, star, heart, and crescent.
You will find two set version of the car shape tracing printable. You can have a black version and a white version. This allows you to pick the one that works best for your needs.
The black road tracing shape has the road in black. You can see the shape name in the left corner.
The white is just like the black but has the shape road white. This is to help save on printer ink but is still a fun make for kids to use.
I recommend printing this on cardstock and laminating them if you plan on using the a lot.
Things to use with the Car Shape Tracing Mats Printable
- white cardstock
- laminating pouches
- sheet protectors
- dry erase markers
- Learning Resources Mini Motors Counting and Sorting Fun Set
Ways to Use the Car Shape Tracing Mats Printable
You’re going to find that I never just use a printable one way. And I love showing you a few ways to use the road shape tracing printables.
Trace with Shapes with Markers
You can trace the shapes with markers. You can use the big dry erase markers or fine point markers.
I love that you can use a q-tip to erase the line they drew. Then you get another way to work on fine motor.
Trace the Shape with a Car
You can take a car, train, or truck and trace the lines. You can move the car around the road. You can do this with each shape.
Line the Shape with Cars
You can line small objects around the shape. You can take the cars and put them all around the shape. This is another way to work fine motor skills in while working on shapes.
Use Playdough on the Shapes
Plus these can be playdough mats! You can get the playdough out and make snakes to line the shapes.
Tracing Shapes in a Binder
You can put these pages in a binder and trace them over and over. This is a great use for the white pages. You can use colored markers on the lines.
More Transportation Themed Printables
If you are looking for more shape printables you can use the Transportation Shape Find with shape tracing printables. You can match each page up with a shape trace and find with this fun printable.
What you will find in the Transportation Shape Find
You have 12 different shapes to work on. They have the shape name and the shape to trace and then dot or color on the signs.
What you will find in the Transportation Shape Find Prinables
- 12 shapes: circle, square, triangle, rectangle, rhombus/diamond, oval, heart, star, crescent, hexagon, octagon.
- Tracing section for each shape and shape word
- Find shapes on the signs
- $3.00 for all 26 pages of printables
If you want to check out a free sample of this you can go here to check out a sample of the page.
What you will find in the Car Shape Tracing Mat Printables
- Road Themed shape tracing mats
- shapes: circle, square, rectangle, oval, triangle, rhombus, star, heart, and crescent
- Black road or white background options
- 18 pages of printables
Shape Tracing Printables
Transportation Activity Pack has shape tracing, easy reader books and tracing strips.
Large Shape Tracing Pages are big shape tracing pages that work great for fine motor centers
2D Shape Tracing Cards are fun shape tracing printables that work great on a ring.
Space Shape Tracing is a fun space theme with shapes in the sky.
Flower Shape Tracing Printables is a wonderful spring shape printable.
Pumpkin Shape Tracing is a great fall shape tracing printable.
Check out all the fun Transportation Printables & Activities on 3 Dinosaurs.
Check out all the fun Shape Printables & Activities on 3 Dinosaurs.