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Playdough activity ideas for children and adults  Playdough News these are continued from the front page and list all the activities, updates, stories and links that have been added to the site.

New playdough activity idea   2016 and 2017 are now archived here

News for January 2018  

Need a kitchen to  to cook up a playdough storm? have a great range of units just perfect for supporting children's creative ideas.

National croissant day  time to cut  triangles, roll and serve ..

National croissant day

Tadpole tails is a cute early years activity involving paint in zip lock bags, silver beads for eyes and  numbered tails for lining up!

Pancake day is fast approaching,this lemon peel playdough recipe will help everyone have fun flipping and tossing their doughy rounds.
Pancake lemon playdough
Tadpole playdough for the spring season

 Happy popcorn day!  enjoy your activities with some popcorn box templates, characters and modelling on a popcorn playdough mat
Popcorn playdough
Popcorn box templates to hold your playdough collage materials!

Frozen ice themed slime recipe for lots of super slippery tactile fun!

Sort out the kitchen drawer for some unusual dough scultping tools!
Blue white frozen themed slime recipe
Playdough tools from the kitchen drawer

Christmas gift vouchers to spend on  
expand your Play-Doh activities with an I spy style book 

Happy New Year :D  may 2018 be happy, kind and fille with play!  My apologies fo rbeing so quiet throughout December, hoping things will now get back to their daily 'ish happenings. Starting with Wrappers & labels, a new section dedicated to helping you repurpose your empty Play-Doh containers.  Wooodgrain wrapper for growing cress seed trees  
A very happy New Year may it bea playdough filled 2018
Recycled Play-Doh containers - cress seed plant pots

Pony beads for collage and threading
buttons for collaging on the surface of playdough
Mixed wooden matchsticks
Glitter tubs to add playdough sparkle
Buy aromatherapy oils on
Colouring playdough to add interest
Buy Play-Doh on
Buy left and right handed children's safety scissors on


 Playdough Recipes
 Edible playdough recipes
 Not for eating playdough recipes

 An alphabet of playdough

Aa - Bb - Cc - Dd - Ee - Ff - Gg - Hh - Ii - Jj - Kk

 Ll - Mm - Nn - Oo - Pp - Qq - Rr - Ss - Tt - Uu
 Vv - Ww - Xx - Yy - Zz   

 Seasonal playdough activities  
 Playdough books  
 Colour themed playdough activities
 Mixed - metallic rainbow and duos
 Red playdough
Pink playdough
 Orange playdough
 Yellow playdough
 Green playdough
 Blue playdough
 Purple playdough
 Brown playdough
 Black playdough
 Grey playdough
 White playdough


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