So I've been thinking a lot about play dough. I remember my mom making play dough. And years later, when I made my own play dough for the first time, those memories came flooding back.
Play dough is so versatile and can generate lots of learning opportunities. Here are some ideas from around the blogosphere related to play dough.
Dr. Jean, on her great blog, recently had a whole series on using play dough in the classroom--
Here are some other recipes for play dough--
- Got Dough? (Dr. Jean)
- Best Ever No-Cook Play Dough Recipe (Imagination Tree)
- Ocean Slime (Buggy and Buddy)
- Dirt Dough (Growing a Jeweled Rose)
Here are some things to do with it--