You can squash and squeeze it, pound it and pummel it, fold it and flatten it. Play dough is great for developing muscles and tendons, hand-eye co-ordination, creativity, imagination and concentration. It can support learning in pretty much any area of the curriculum and is also soothing and calming. It is easy to make your own play dough watch this video to find out how.
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