Here's a simple recipe for making your own playdough at home like we made in class:
  • 4 cups flour
  • 1/4 cup salt
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 tablespoon cooking oil
  • 2 tablespoons of either alum or cream of tartar
  • 2 packages of Cool Aid (or 1/2 teaspoon of food coloring, or 1 tablespoon of powdered tempera paint)