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Spin the (Pottery) Wheel

Wheels aren’t just for moving vehicles. They can also turn clay into shapes. What will you spin out of clay?

For Grown-Ups

What you’ll need

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How can you use a wheel to make a pot?


est. 15 min

What’s a Pottery Wheel?

Visit a real pottery studio in this PBS Kids video.

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The Wheel Deal

The HiHo kids try out a pottery wheel. It’s harder than it looks!

Peppa Pig Makes a Tea Set

Join Peppa and her friends as they build with clay.


est. 30 min

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Make a Pinch Pot

You can make a pot using just a ball of Play Doh. Follow along with this video from Art Hub for Kids if you want. Or do it your own way!

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Play Doh Free-for-All

What else can you make with your dough? Go for it.

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est. 15 min

The Magic of Clay

Learn all about the amazing material called clay in this story by Adalucía.


est. 5 min

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I’m a Little Teapot

You might know this one! It’s about a little teapot. Sing and dance along with Bella.

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If You’re Happy and You Know It

Clap, stomp, and flap along with Elmo, Rosita, and Abby.