Snowman Play Dough

Play dough activities are a great way to help young children develop fine motor skills as well as bilateral coordination skills!

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There are many other benefits as well. For one, play dough provides a great sensory medium, which can be used to help children who struggle with sensory processing.

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Play dough play can also help develop coordination skills.

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For example, young children will use hand-eye coordination to cut, poke and prod play dough and when using cookie cutters in the dough.

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Lastly, manipulating play dough helps to strengthen hand muscles and develop control over the fingers.

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For our week of snowman-themed activities, we utilized this medium to create our very snowmen.

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We did this by combining play dough, googly eyes, pipe cleaners and rocks. We had so much for creating and then tearing down our creations!

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