Wholegrain Play Dough Recipe and Bakery Role-Play

Here’s a recipe for wholegrain play dough which has a wonderful texture and is perfect for baking imaginative play! We adore play dough in our home for all of it’s wonderful developmental and educational benefits, as well as being easy to set up and a great time filler on rainy

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Shoe Shop Dramatic Play!

Create a fun shoe shop dramatic play set up for some engaging creative play, as well as some great opportunities for practising some literacy and maths skills along the way! Cakie is really into playing shops at the moment, since our garden centre/ flower shop that we set up in

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Play dough Garden Centre: Pretend Play

We have been enjoying this beautiful sunshine with an outdoor pretend play garden centre!  mud play dough garden imaginative play Following on from the garden party we had last week, we already had lots of silk flowers, little flower pots and packets of seeds all

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Play Dough Sweet Shop!

We have had the most wonderful fun all week playing at sweet shop imaginative play with play dough sweets, chocolates and lollipops!  Pin It

 The play was sparked off by the batch of chocolate play dough that we made earlier in the week. This created some wonderful imaginative play with chocolates

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Baking Sensory Tub and Imaginative Play

We put together a fun sensory tub filled with real baking materials for some imaginative play and learning! Pin It Sensory materials in the tub: red lentils butter beans pearl barley cous cous   Cooking materials added for play: weighing scales wooden spoons whisk small mixing bowl

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