We here use theraputty with different levels of putty strength to increase the muscles in our hands and fingers. Silly Putty is a wonderful tool used to support developing dexterity skills.

  • Elmer’s Glue-All multipurpose glue
  • Sta-Flo concentrated liquid starch
  • Food coloring

  1. Mix entire glue bottle and food coloring
  2. Pour the liquid starch into the mixture (the same amount as the glue)
  3. Stir and let stand for 5 minutes
  4. Pull the putty out of the mixing bowl and set it on a paper towel. Knead the putty in your hands for five to ten minutes.