Title: Best Cooked Playdough Summary: Non-edible homemade playdough recipe
Kid Talents: Arts-n-crafts,Hands-On
Kid Skills:
Physical: small motor,levels of activity,hand-eye coordination Social:
Emotional: self-control,perserverence,patience,acceptance of different ideas Cognitive: imagination,spacial relationships,size of objects,balance and support of structures,spacial concepts,relationships of objects,observations,creative thinking,creative expression
Objectives: This can be used to help build self expression and creativity Materials: 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, 2Tbsp cream of tarter, 2 cups water, 1Tbsp oil, 1/2 small pkg. regular Kool-aid (for color and fragrance)
Submitter: babslady Date created: 2002-01-28 23:08:25
Modifier: Date modified: 2002-01-28 23:08:25
Instructions: Mix all ingredients in a large saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly until it is too stiff to stir. It will look like a lumpy mess!!Turn out onto countertop to cool enough to handle.Knead into a smooth ball. Store in airtight container....Non-edible
Alternatives: HOLIDAY PLAYDOUGH **************************** Make playdough using a favorite recipe. Then try one or more of the holiday playdough suggestions below. Set out Christmas cookie cutters, rolling pins and other kitchen gadgets for the children to use when playing with their holiday playdough. Red and Green Dough- Add drops of red and green food coloring to separate batches of playdough. Or mix dough with red and green powdered tempera paint for extra-bright colors. Glitter Dough- Sprinkle glitter on a tabletop. Let the children work the glitter into the pieces of playdough. Spicy Dough - Add ground cinnamon to playdough. Peppermint Dough- Mix playdough with red paste food coloring (the kind used for cake decorating). Add drops of peppermint food flavoring. Source: Great Big Holiday Celebrations, Totline Dorene

9.11. 2001
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