Playdough encourages development of hand strength, bilateral hand coordination skills (using both hands together) and tactile exploration (gathering information about different textures and objects through touch).
See the recipe for Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh Playdough and print and laminate the playdough mats to use with the playdough.
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Two of my kids’ favorite things are Christmastime and Playdough. I wanted to incorporate both in this fun activity. All that you need is our recipe for homemade Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh Playdough and our Magi playdough mats. Your kids will love the color, smell and texture of this playdough. Scroll through the post to see how to make the recipe and then scroll to the bottom to download the recipe card and playdough mats. Merry Christmas.
Gold, Frankincense & Myrrh Playdough
Makes enough for 1-2 children
1 cup of flour
1 tablespoon of Cream of Tartar
¼ cup of salt
1 tablespoon of gold glitter (you can adjust as desired)
1 cup of hot water
1 tablespoon of Frankincense & Myrrh scented Massage Oil (We recommend the Zum Frankincense & Myrrh Massage Oil)
Yellow Food Color
Red Food Color
Print and laminate our Magi playdough mats to use with the playdough.
Below are suggestions for use with different age groups:
We recommend using Zum Frankincense & Myrrh scented massage oil in this recipe.
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Toddlers, Preschool, Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade
Bilateral Hand Coordination, Hand Strength, Motor Planning, Pinching & Grasping, Visual Motor Planning