Music Playdough Printables

Instruments for Kids Playdough Cards

Kids will have fun learning about musical instruments with this fun, hands-on activity using these FREE Instruments for Kids Playdough Cards. This is great for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, first grade, and 2nd grade students.

FREE Instruments for Kids Playdough Cards - these playdough mats are a fun way for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and first grade kids to learn about musical instruments while having fun! #playdough #musicforkids #playdoughmats


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

Whether you are a parent, teacher, homeschoolers music teacher, daycare, or working on activities for summer learning – you will love this low prep activitiy that uses play dough that you aleady have on hand.

Start out by scrolling to the bottom of the post, under the terms of use, and click on the text link that says >> Download <<. The pdf file will open in a new window for you to save the freebie. 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.

Playdough Mats

Next, cut apart the music instrument cards – there are 4 per sheet. Each music instrument playdough mat allow kids 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
  • tamborine
  • triangle
  • banjo
  • drum
  • pan flute

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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 and where she shares more than 100,000 pages of FREE worksheets,& educational ideas for PreK-8th grade.

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