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Oklahoma Agriculture in the Classroom


Play Dough

Each student needs:

  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 cup water
  • 1⁄4 cup salt
  • a few drops peppermint flavoring
  • food coloring
  • 2 t cream of tartar


  1. Cook all ingredients over medium heat until the mixture pulls away from the side of the pan and reaches the consistency of playdough.
  2. Knead until cool.
  3. Store in an air tight container.