Good old fashioned bread dough clay is the best treat for the children during our Little Red Hen unit.
Basic Bread Dough Ornament Recipe
4 cups all-purpose flour
1 cup salt
1 1/2 cups warm water
I make my dough in my Kitchen Aid mixer with the dough hook. I mix it until it is very much like a clay. Add more warm water if it is too dry. Bake your “pretend” bread in a 325 degree oven until hard (about 45 to 60 minutes.