OMY United States Coloring Placemats
Set these United States coloring placemats on the table to turn any moment into a play moment, from daily meals, to birthday parties, to playdates. They’re full of smile-making illustrations to engage a child’s imagination and a terrific catalyst for conversation, storytelling, and practicing pre-writing skills. This type of open-ended play helps supports language development (oral speech, listening, collaboration) and literacy. Plus, all that coloring helps support fine motor development and dexterity. Let the fun begin!
Materials & Safety
- 24 coloring placemats total; features assorted designs of U.S. cities
- Features the following U.S. cities: Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, San Francisco, and Washington D.C.
Play is okay! tip
Choose a few illustrations from the poster and create characters—remember they don’t have to be human characters! Give them a unique voice, a name, a story, and then create dialogue, which helps kids practice oral speech, listening, communication, and encourage dramatic play.