We get a good deal of snow in the city that we live in in Canada and it is always fun to watch the snow ploughs in action (in fact after quite a large snow, they run all day and night)! This printable is for kids wanting to bring that experience inside and the printable play mats fit right into a cookie sheet! Materials Printables: snow town Cookie sheet Clear page cover *optional Scissors Tape or other type of adhesive *optional Ploughs or other toy vehicles that might be used to remove snow Snow You could use beads, glass gems, white stones, snow scatter pieces, white shredded paper from gifts, white tiles, dustless gravel, cotton balls, vase filler gems, different types or sizes of pom poms. You could also try white sand. We always find these items useful too: Directions Print your pages. We slipped ours into a page protector and cut off the edges (the part with the binder holes), taping them together and to the bottom of the cookie sheet. Place your “snow” onto your sheets. You could use beads, glass gems, white stones, snow scatter pieces, white shredded paper from gifts, white tiles, dustless gravel, cotton balls, vase filler gems, different types or sizes of pom poms. You could also try white sand. You could combine or use different materials on different days for a varied experience! Add vehicles that could be used for snow removal such as ploughs (often referred to as snow plows too!) Next we are going to try putting this into a ziploc and trying it with real snow next! If you like this idea, we also have: Pin this idea Purpose Creating different types of play opportunities with various materials. Safety Notes We suggest that you use a tray and a smock to protect your clothing and surfaces. Use scissors with care and direct, adult supervision. Small items such as beads, gems etc. can be a choking hazard, therefore be sure to keep them out of the reach of children ages 0-3 years of age or those that tend to put things into their mouths. Please like & share: Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.