Play-doh is a great tool for facilitating learning! Creating activities using play-doh can touch on the following developmental areas:
-Language -Mathematics -Social-Emotional -Motor
Some skills to work on while exploring Play-doh:
-Using a rolling pin -Pounding with open palm or closed fist
When exploring Play-doh with your child, spend some time talking about it’s texture and color. Use the opportunity to introduce or reinforce descriptor words like bumpy and smooth. Help your child explore Play-doh tools to encourage fine motor and problem-solving skill development.