Making Playdough

imagesThere are many benefits in using playdough with children:

Building muscles in their fingers and hands which is a pre writing skill

Creativity of creating what is in their mind and recall memory

Sensory of different textures

Socially learning how to share turn take and use it with other children

See below for our recipe so you can enjoy playdough at home with your child

Playdough Recipe

3 cups flour

1 ½ cups salt

2tlb spoons oil

2 cups water

Colouring

Mix flour, salt and oil together. Add colour to water then slowly add to flour mixture to create a nice consistency.