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Playdough activity ideas for children and adults Heart reveal playdough activity

Enoy the warmth that family, friends, pets and favourites hold around February 14th and Valentine's day. Print and laminate a blank heart printable to personalise a conversation or use a pre-filled sheet to support discussions about
the people, creatures and items that are most meaningful.

Valentine's day heart playdough activity

Resources needed for this playdough activity

Links are to

For play and collage

 A quantity of pink and red playdough - handmade dough recipe

Heart shaped cookie cutters 
Printouts of the   heart words reveal sheet for general discussion

or personalise the activity using your own text or words on a 
blank heart playdough mat

Click to view and print the full sized heart reveal playdough mat
Click to view and print the full sized blank heart reveal playdough mat
Buy heart shaped dough cutters on
Buy heart shaped table confetti sprinkles on
Once the printouts are laminated cover it with a layer of rolled dough and use cookie cutters to reveal the images and text below.

Source a variety of collaging materials such as glitter, confetti sprinkles and letter cutters to decorate the dough and embossing tools such as rollers or silicone sheets to add texture to the surface.

Roll sheets of dough to cover laminated images
Buy red glitter tubs on
Buy heart embossing rolling pins and mats on
Buy laminators and pouches on


  Playdough Recipes
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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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Pink playdough
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 Purple playdough
 Brown playdough
 Black playdough
 Grey playdough
 White playdough


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