Thursday, November 3, 2011
"Clean Mud" Snowmen
What you need:
1/4 a bar of Ivory soap (dollar store for 4 bars)
Toilet paper- around 6 squares 2 ply give or take a square
A cheese grater (again dollar store)
Tablespoon of warm water
Rip toilet paper into tiny pieces. (Fine motor/Bilateral integration)
Grate 1/4 a bar of soap.
Microwave for 30 secs or when the soap appears to stop growing.
Add shredded toilet paper and water.
Mix with your hands.
Form into snowman.
Decorate with glitter (mix into) eyes, pipe cleaner arms etc...
The snowman should dry and become hard.
*Warning...This is very sensory (mixed textures, strong smells, and changing temperatures). Children should be encouraged to participate but NOT forced.