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Playdough activity ideas for children and adults Broomsticks for halloween

Have fun modelling playdough brooms, building up each differently sized twiggy head, measuring and cutting lengths from craft stems to attach as handles. Use finger puppets to role play with and fly off to discover a world of spookily wonderful sights ..


Halloween broomstick playdough activity
Activity resources
Scissors, twigs, craft stems or pipe cleaners, brown playdough, role play puppets and  printables of choice..

 Besom broomstick outline template  

 Broomstick playdough mat

 Sort the broom handles - cut matching handle lengths from craft stems andmatch them to a broom head full of doughy twigs! 

Connect the  broom handle dashes!

Besom broomstick outline template
Colour broomstick playdough mat
Cut and match broomstick handles
Join the dots with dough and buld a head of dough and sticks

Buy left and right handed children's safety scissors on amazon.co.uk
Buy mini broomsticks on amazon.co.uk
Buy Play-Doh on amazon.co.uk
Story books that have fun with brooms and sticks! 

Trixie the Witch's cat

Room on the broom
a familiar tale about how much room there is on the broom.

Stanley's stick  and the various ways a twig can be used ..

Buy Trixie the Witch's Cat on amazon.co.uk
Buy a Scots version of Room on the Broom on amazon.co.uk
Buy Stanley's Stick storybook on amazon.co.uk

Buy small Halloween themed finger puppets on amazon.co.uk
Buytones of brown craft stem pipe cleaners on amazon.co.uk


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 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   

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