How to Make Playdough (with Ingredients You Already Have on Hand!)

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Susan Beal on Aug 28, 2011 at 11:49AM

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Step 1: Make the Dough

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a Susan Beal on Jun 17, 2010 at 11:58AM

Cover a designated area (the floor or a countertop) with plenty of newspaper and give the kids a bowl and the ingredients. Help them measure out the salt, water, and flour. Combine in the bowl, mixing them thoroughly together with a spoon. If it’s too watery, add some flour and salt, and if its too firm, add some water. The dough is ready when it has a non-sticky, firmer-than-mushy consistency.

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