DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET Acknowledgements and Creative Credit: Cover design and book formatting and layout by Andrew Curl of Drew Design, San Diego, CA. Back cover photograph of the author by CéCé Canton, San Diego, CA. Handprints Poem #3 courtesy of Jen McSweeney, Rochester, NY. “He who owns the language owns the debate” quote provided by Dr. Elizabeth Waller, Fairport, NY. Inside Illustrations by Todd Rohnke, Rochester, NY. Cover photograph of toddler in colored spaghetti taken by Kimberly Hornberg, Tuscon, AZ. Back cover photos and all inside photos are courtesy of the author. Front cover activity is COLORED SPAGHETTI which appears in Lisa's first book, The Ooey Gooey ® Handbook. We accidentally forgot to include it in Ooey Gooey ® Tooey! You make colored spaghetti by cooking the pasta just like you are going to eat it, but add 1 cup of oil to the water when you boil the noodles! Cook it, strain it, color the cooked pasta with liquid watercolor or food coloring and then put the colored pasta in your sensory tub! Enjoy! COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET There are two ways of spreading light. To be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. Edith Wharton COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET Once Again, For Tom. I love you way high to the moon. COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL 5 DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET BASIC PLAYDOUGH Small Motor Skills Spatial Skills Counting Measuring You Need: 3 cups flour 1 ½ cups salt 6 tsp cream of tartar 6 TBS oil 3 cups water Liquid Water Color or food coloring (optional) Bowl Electric Mixer (or a hand whisk) Wooden spoon Social Skills Chemistry Color Mixing Creativity Language Development Sensory Skills Use of Tools Comparing and Contrasting 16 Directions: Using an electric mixer, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. You can mix with a big spoon or a hand whisk if you don’t have an electric mixer. Cook over medium heat until it forms a ball. Remove from heat, knead. Store in a baggie or air tight container. From the Ooey Gooey ® Test Kitchens: This is hands-down, the best playdough recipe ever. COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET COFFEE PLAYDOUGH You Need: 3 cups flour 1 ½ cups salt 6 tsp cream of tartar 6 TBS oil 3 cups water Wet coffee grounds from the morning coffee (I use all the grounds in the filter basket that were used from making a full pot of coffee) Bowl Electric Mixer (or a hand whisk) Wooden spoon Small Motor Skills Spatial Skills Counting Measuring Social Skills Chemistry Directions: Using an electric mixer, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. You can mix with a big spoon or a hand whisk if you don’t have an electric mixer. Cook over medium heat until it forms a ball. Remove from heat, knead. Store in a baggie or air tight container. Color Mixing Creativity Language Development Sensory Skills Use of Tools Comparing and Contrasting From the Ooey Gooey ® Test Kitchens: The neat thing about coffee dough is that the coffee grounds provide a smell, texture and color to the playdough! COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL 17 DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET CHOCOLATE PLAYDOUGH Small Motor Skills Spatial Skills Counting Measuring You Need: 2 cups flour 1 ½ cups salt ⅔ cups cocoa powder 6 tsp cream of tartar 6 TBS oil 3 cups water Bowl Electric Mixer (or a hand whisk) Wooden spoon Social Skills Chemistry Color Mixing Creativity Language Development Sensory Skills Use of Tools Comparing and Contrasting 18 Directions: Using an electric mixer, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. If it looks a little dry, add a little bit more water. You can mix with a big spoon or a hand whisk if you don’t have an electric mixer. Cook over medium heat until it forms a ball. Remove from heat, knead. Store in a baggie or air tight container. Reality Check: Someone is going to tell you what they think it looks like. Think about it. Yes. It looks like that. Get over it. You can’t be like, “Hey! There is no poop here!” because that would be lying. If you run around saying “Don’t say poop!” they are going to say it because now they know it bugs you! COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET STRAWBERRY CAKE PLAYDOUGH You Need: 1 package strawberry cake mix (any brand) 2 cups flour 1 ½ cups salt 6 tsp cream of tartar 6 TBS oil 3 cups water Bowl Electric Mixer (or a hand whisk) Wooden spoon Small Motor Skills Spatial Skills Counting Measuring Social Skills Directions: Using an electric mixer, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. If it looks a little dry, add a little bit more water. You can mix with a big spoon or a hand whisk if you don’t have an electric mixer. Cook over medium heat until it forms a ball. Remove from heat, knead. Store in a baggie or air tight container. Optional: You can add some additional red coloring to make the color brighter if desired. COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL Chemistry Color Mixing Creativity Language Development Sensory Skills Use of Tools Comparing and Contrasting 19 DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET LEMON POPPY SEED PLAYDOUGH Small Motor Skills Spatial Skills Counting Measuring You Need: 1 package lemon poppy seed muffin (or cake) mix (any brand) 2 cups flour 1 ½ cups salt 6 tsp cream of tartar 6 TBS oil 3 cups water Bowl Electric Mixer (or a hand whisk) Wooden spoon Social Skills Chemistry Color Mixing Creativity Language Development Sensory Skills Use of Tools Comparing and Contrasting 20 Directions: Using an electric mixer, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. If it looks a little dry, add a little bit more water. You can mix with a big spoon or a hand whisk if you don’t have an electric mixer. Cook over medium heat until it forms a ball. Remove from heat, knead. Store in a baggie or air tight container. Optional: You can add some additional yellow coloring to make the color brighter if desired. COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET GLITTER PLAYDOUGH You Need: 3 cups flour 1 ½ cups salt 6 tsp cream of tartar 6 TBS oil 3 cups water Glitter Liquid Water Color or food coloring (optional) Bowl Electric Mixer (or a hand whisk) Wooden spoon Small Motor Skills Spatial Skills Counting Measuring Social Skills Chemistry Directions: Using an electric mixer, mix all ingredients together in a bowl. You can mix with a big spoon or a hand whisk if you don’t have an electric mixer. Cook over medium heat until it forms a ball. Remove from heat, knead for awhile and then add some glitter. Store in a baggie or air tight container. Color Mixing Creativity Language Development Sensory Skills Use of Tools Comparing and Contrasting From the Ooey Gooey ® Test Kitchens: Testers really enjoyed making playdough with black liquid water coloring and silver glitter for a true silver and black attack! COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL 21 DOUBLE TAP TO ZOOM WITH PHONE OR TABLET ISBN 978-1-60554-381-9 COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL $24.95