5 Easy Steps to Making Playdough - How to Make Playdoh at Home
Ever wondered how to make Playdough? Well look no further! Here are 5 easy steps to making your very own Playdough:
- 2 1/2 cups of flour
- 1/2 cup salt
- 2 teaspoons cream of tartar or alum
- 2 cups boiling water
- 2-3 tablespoons oil
- 2 packages unsweetened kool-aid
You can find all of these ingredients in your local grocery store (but they're probably already in your kitchen!)
5 Easy Steps
- Combine the ingredients together.
- Stir well.
- Knead the dough.
- Store it in a covered plastic container or zip-lock bag.
Playdough is not only fun, it's quite educational! Playdough helps children develop the finger control and coordination they need for writing. Show your child how to roll and make balls with the playdough. Use the playdough to make shapes, letters and numbers.
Oh, and be creative!