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what is a good play doe recipe with no cooking invovled

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natbug6697

Asked by natbug6697 at 2:06 PM on Jun. 24, 2008 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • Koolaid Playdough!!

    What You Need:
    1 c flour, sifted
    1/2 c salt
    3 T cooking oil
    1 pkg Koolaid (unsweet)
    1 c boiling water

    Mix together flour, salt, oil, and Kool-aid.Add the cup of boiling water. Mix well. Knead the mixture until it forms a soft dough.

    Store in a sealed container in the refrigerator.


    Tips:
    Any other unsweetened, powdered drink mix may be substituted.

    Expect colored hands :-)

    Non-toxic... could be eaten, but won't taste very good.


    Here are some other recipes:
    http://fresnofamily.com/activities/doughs.htm
    MomtoMany_of8

    Answer by MomtoMany_of8 at 2:26 PM on Jun. 24, 2008

  • There was one they used on jon and kate, I believe it was

    Equal parts sugar, peanut butter, honey. It's also edible.
    NomadSara

    Answer by NomadSara at 6:04 PM on Jun. 24, 2008

  • The one I make is simply flour and water. Take flour and mix enough water for it to have a dough like consistency. Add food coloring if you wish. Voila.

    One thing I did with my son when he was having trouble learning colors was to make 3 balls of plain dough and put food coloring inside (one yellow, one blue, one red). As he played with the dough it would turn into it's respective color. As it did so we talked about that color. Then we mixed colors together to make new ones. He loved it!
    amethystrse

    Answer by amethystrse at 6:07 PM on Jun. 24, 2008

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