Using Play Dough to Get Kids Talking

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This is a 3 page PDF with ideas for teachers, school counselors, psychologists or parents working with a child who is finding it hard to talk about their issues.

It might sound like a silly idea, but having a tub, or tubs, of play dough in your office can be a great way to encourage students to explore their issues and open up about their thoughts and feelings. It works well with younger students and surprisingly well with older ones too. The only real limit is your imagination and if you start using play dough you’ll probably soon discover dozens of ways of using it, but here are some ideas to get you started.
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