Playdough is something that allows for creativity, pretend play, strengthening of fingers and wrists, and critical thinking. You can’t beat the benefits of playdough. Here are several ways to use playdough with your kids.
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Summer Challenge – Week 4 – Playdough
Our Favorite Homemade Scented Playdough Recipe
A HUGE list of printable Playdough Mats to get creative with.
Create a baker with this Frosting Dough Recipe. It is edible.
Playdough Lacing Activity to work on fine motor skills.
Other Playdough Ideas:
Open a Bakery
Make a Birthday Cake or Ice Cream Cones
Stick Mr. Potato Head Pieces into it
Use Toothpicks to Make Buildings
Make a road and drive cars through it
Make boats and see if they float in water
Make a path and have toy animals leave their tracks behind