Messy Play

‘Messy Play’ sounds scary and well, messy! So why should we do it? The value of messy play has had countless studies written on it and I will post a few links here when I have a moment. But essentially messy play can help develop every aspect of our children’s growth including personal, social, emotional, physical and communication and language development! Here are a few ideas to get you started…

Clean Mud

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An invitation to experiment

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Glue Dough

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Marble Painting with Shaving Cream

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Gloop

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Salt Dough Shop

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Cloud Dough

Or a house for a polar bear!

Or a house for a polar bear!

Making Potions 

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Strange Pink Dough

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Frozen Pretend Ice Cream

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Ice Chalks

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Slime

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Play ideas for cloud dough

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Icy Polar World

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Magic Salt Painting

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