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    Fine motor

    Play Dough

    2 cups flour
    3 tbsp cream of tartar
    1/2 cup salt
    4 tbsp oil
    1/2 cup boiling water
    food coloring
    Mix dry ingredients together. Mix oil, food coloring and boiling water in a separate container. Stir liquid mixture until cool enough to knead. Knead until smooth. If play-dough is too dry, add more water, a little at a time. If play-dough is too crumbly, knead in a small amount of oil. Store in an airtight container.

    No-Cook Play Dough

    4 cups flour
    1 cup salt
    4 tbsp oil
    1 and 1/2 cup water
    Mix oil and food color together before adding to dry mixture. Mix until pliable. Keep in container or plastic bag.

    Kool-Aid Play Dough

    2 cups flour
    1 cup salt
    1 package of Kool-Aid
    1 cup hot water
    Combine ingredients and mix.

    Oatmeal Play Dough

    1 part flour
    1 part water
    2 parts oatmeal
    Mix well and knead.

    Cloud Play Dough

    1 cup cornstarch
    2 cups baking soda
    1 and 1/2 cups water
    Combine all ingredients in pan. Bring to a boil, then pour onto plate and cover with a damp cloth. Place in refrigerator for 1/2 hour then knead for 3-4 minutes.

Last Modified on April 14, 2020