Music Playdough Printables

Instruments for Kids Playdough Mats

Kids will have fun learning about musical instruments with this fun, hands-on activity using these free playdough mats. Each of the twelve different musical instruments have a play doh mat  with a play dough template, instrument name, and read world picture. This is great for toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd grade students.

Kids will have fun learning about musical instruments with this fun, hands-on activity using these free playdough mats. Each of the twelve different musical instruments have a play doh mat  with a play dough template, instrument name, and read world picture. This is great for toddler, preschool, pre-k, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd grade students.

Playdough Mats

Young children love using playdough! Not only is it great for strengthening little hands and having fun, but it can be used with many fun educational activities to make learning fun! These playdough mats are a fun way to teach about preschool musical instruments. This playdough music is great for toddlers, preschoolers, kindergartners, grade 1, and grade 2 students.

Whether you are a parent, teacher, homeschoolers music teacher, daycare, or working on activities for summer learning – you will love this low prep playdough activity that uses playdough activity cards with any playdough you have laying around to learn about instruments with kids!

Free Playdough Mats

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Instruments for Kids

Make learning about musical instruments for kids. Kids will learn the names of common orchestra and band instruments with this FUN playdough activity for toddler, pre k, preschoolers, kindergartners, first graders, and 2nd grade students. Super simple prep and endless hours exploring various musical instruments.

Music worksheets to introduce kids to musical instruments

Play doh mat

Now print the playdough mats (way better than music worksheets) on cardstock or laminate for durability. I suggest you store them in a large ziplock bag to pull out for an afternoon of fun or music theme.

These music instruments for kids flashcards help kids see the actual instrument plus make one themselves with playdough.

Preschool Musical Instruments

Next, cut apart the music instrument cards – there are 4 per sheet. Each preschool instrument  allows children to see the actual instrument plus make one themselves with playdough. These are great for introducing kids to musical instruments. We like to watch you tube videos of Philadelphia orchestra introducing each instrument we make. Another option would be to listen to music featuring the musical instrument you are learning about.

Fun music Activities for Kids to learn about different musical instruments

Music Activities for Kids

Kids will use playdough to form the instrument featured on each card. This is not only a fun music activities for kids, but great for strengthening fine motor skills too!

HINT: For older kids, see if they can group the instruments: brass, woodwind, string, percussion.

musical instrument playdough mats for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd grade students.

Musical Instruments for Kids

Included in these musical instrument playdough mats for preschool, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd grade students are the following instruments:

  • trumpet
  • tuba
  • trombone
  • clarinet
  • flute
  • violin
  • cello
  • tambourine
  • triangle
  • banjo
  • drum
  • pan flute

If you’d like to learn more about music see all our free musical cards activities!

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Free Playdough Mats

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of Preschool Play and Learn. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! Beth is also the creator of 123Homeschool4Me.com and kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com where she shares more than 100,000 pages of FREE worksheets,& educational ideas for PreK-8th grade.

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