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Playdough activity ideas for children and adults Panda Bear playdough activities

A busy table top activity full of black and white panda bears, torches that illuminate, switching from light to dark, Os and Xs sequencing and role play fun with cute small-world figures, plus a panda's staple diet of bamboo!
Print, the pictures, laminate and play ..

Panda Bear black and white playdough activities

Resources needed

quantity of black and white playdough - recipe

Adding 'glow' to dough  ..

Iridescent glitter (good moulded into black dough) and

luminous glow in the dark paint (good as an ingredient in white dough)

Black light torch and  LED torch  


Panda bear outline template - laminate & fill with dough  
Bambo O's & X's board & game details on wikipedia  

Pattern sequence strips  

Line drawn panda bear template - playdough collage sheet
Click to view and print the full sized bamboo Os and Xs board
Playdough pattern sequences

panda bear playdough activities - preschool nursery math

Strengthening hand muscles by squashing playdough!

Buy black and white positional nuggets on
Buy glow in the dark paint on
Buy laminators and pouches on
Artificial plastic bamboo shaped leaves
Buy real growing bamboo stems on
Find a whole family of panda family members on

For light, dark and iridescent activities
glow inthe dark playdough activities
Glow in the dark playdough

Iridescent glitter sprinkle, charge & light up!

luminous glow in the dark paint
add to dough or paint a surface, allow to dry, charge & shine a light over.

blackout tent

blacklight torch & LED torch

illuminous glow in the dark stars 
Buy glow in the dark paint on
Buy iridescent glitter on
LED torch on
Blacklight UV detection torch 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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