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Playdough recipes - edible and non-edible
an alphabetical list of playdough activities and ideas
playdough colour themed activity ideas for children's play and adults well-being
Playdough activity ideas for children and adults Spider web playdough mats. These cobweb themed play dough ideas combine young children's scissor cutting and fine motor skills along with threading, roleplay and discovery of our natural world. Laminate the sheets you want and enjoy some lively conversation about creepy crawly spiders, web weaving, and early years number work that involves sharing and dividing any made spiders between the quantity of webs featured on your chosen activity sheets.

Spiderweb playdough mats - threading and counting activities for preschool kindergarten


Playdough recipe or Play-Doh on
white cotton yarn
large buttons
sewing needles
craft stems  
Spider printables:

Spiderweb playdough mat

Dots and dashes - rope playdough rolling mat

Spider webdividing & sharing playdough mat

spider web playdough mat
dots dashes playdough spiderweb mat
Spiderweb sharing playdough division mat

single spiderweb playdough mat
spooky cobweb outline template
broken spiderweb drawing sheet
Halloween spider web picture 

spiderweb pattern colouring
spiderweb cluster printout
10 spiderwebs playdough mat

Single spiderweb playdough mat - cobweb picture printable
Spooky spiderweb printable
Broken spiderweb printable for drawing, joining up lines
Halloween spider web printable
Spider web pattern colouring picture
Spiderweb playdough mat colouring sheet
10 spiderwebs playdough mat

Spider web playdough and thread cutting activities
Playdough threading and spider web activity ideas
Playdough threading   

Roll balls of dough and thread them with cotton yarn attached to large buttons (which form an anchor).   Tie a knot in the yarn, insert a finger to roleplay!

Cut lengths of white yarn or string and spin webs using pieces of dough to hold the threads in place. 

White cotton yarn on
Large plastic - washable buttons on
Children's safe plastic needles on

More spider themed activities

 Incy Wincy spider playdough  

 5 Hairy spiders number rhyme on

Buy Play-Doh on
Aaaarrghh spider preschool story book on
Buy spiders and spouts game on

Buy on
Buy skin tone craft stems on
Buy left and right handed children's safety scissors on
Buy plastic spiders on

More playdough ideas
PLaydough face mats
Pumpkin patch preschool playdough game
Incy Wincy spider playdough printables
Magic playdough recipe!
Firework playdough activities
Wheat grain playdough counting mats


  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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