Cloud Dough (the stuff at hands on museums) 8 cups flour & 1 cup baby oil. It feels like flour as you run your fingers through it, but it's moldable. A wonderful sensory activity for children. 8 cups flour to 1 cup baby oil.
Recycle broken crayons and empty glue stick containers! Melt down crayon pieces and pour into glue stick containers to harden. This makes big crayons that can be twisted up as they are used. BEST IDEA EVER!
Time for Play: Smashing Balls (baked cotton balls) - All you need is some flour, water, food coloring and cotton balls! Bake them in the oven. When cool give your kiddo a hammer and watch the FUN! If only I didn't hate touching cotton balls.
Homemade Bath Crayons from Little Crunchy Mama: Buy some glycerin soap at a craft store. Melt it in the microwave, add food coloring, and pour into an ice cube tray. Takes about an hour to cool completely, then pop out of the mold and you have crayons!