It is impossible to make mistakes with playdough.
Not only does it give children a chance to get creative and develop and explore their senses while playing, it's also very good for developing their fine motor skills.
And its an activity which little kids love. It does lets them make whatever shapes and forms they want to with it.
Playdough is a good definition of Creative Play. It lets them express ideas and feelings.
There are other advantages of playdough as well, and a very good one. It builds the childs self confidence by responding to childrens will.
Its mould able nature lets the kids to make different shapes and forms and change anything with just a little pressure from their little fingers.So with in no time you can have a Snake changed into flower. Just let your imagination loose and you can have plenty of pretend play items which kids would love to play with.
Why not try and make your own playdough, here is one of the simplest of play dough recipe. Add different food colors and you will have a variety of different doughs which you can store and let your kid enjoy on any quite afternoon.
Ideas for Creative Play
Here are some Ideas you can use for this creative play....
Cookie cutters, a dull knife, or a rolling pin can be good props to encourage your child's creativity.Making different shapes or Animals of playdoh using Cookie Cutter is another activity which kids will love to do.
Put the playdough on a plastic place mat and protect the floor from spills.
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Play Dough Recipe
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