What Are Children Learning When...

Playing with Play-Doh

Description of Activity

Child is making jewelry with Play-Doh.

Unstructured Activity

When children play with Play-Doh, this activity is unstructured, there is no leadership or directions given by a parent or a teacher.

Type of Play

This activity is sensory because it provides stimulation and the opportunity to develop physical skills.

What Are You Learning from Playing with Play-Doh?

When I play with Play-Doh, I'm learning how to create different shapes and foods, along with learning my colors.