Play dough is a kind of modeling material made of flour, water,
salt, and other ingredients which is used by children for art and craft
projects at home and in school. The product was first manufactured in Cincinnati in the years
following World War II. Play-Dough persists as one of the best known children's
toys. Originally, Play dough came in only one color, but now as we all know it's
available in multi colors.
Play dough is
a great source of entertainment for kids of all ages. Children less than 1 year
mostly put everything in their mouth, so maybe they are too young however the best age to play with dough is 18
months and more. Toddlers love to squeeze the soft material in their hands, exploring the
texture and consistency of the dough. Older children use their imagination and make
different things with the dough. It's even economical and you can prepare the
play dough easily at home for your kid.