Here are my darlings pounding the mess out of their dough! It sounded like a train coming through my room. Even though it was pre-made pizza dough, they still felt this desire to make sure it was well kneaded! Here we see the use of elbows and stretching:
The use of "spanking" the dough (I've never thought of trying that...):
Finally, the common practice of pounding the dough...to the death!
I'm so glad I captured the gentle art of kneading by my kindergarten students - ha!