Sensory Play – A MUST For A Developing Child

Developing sensory & motor skills is imperative for a growing child. Discovering new and unique ways to incorporate as many of the 5 senses during play is something that is not only fun but educational as well! 

Here are a few creative crafts & activities we suggest for little ones looking to explore! 

Enjoy!! 

xox


 

From HubPages: 

I-SPY Bottle

All you need is:

1 bag of un-cooked rice

Water bottles, coke bottles, or VOSS bottles

Hot glue gun

Several small items you would like to go in your bottle (beads, charms, buttons, marbles)


 

Sensory Bins – One of our FAVS!

Thanks to Growing a Jeweled Rose

All you need is:

Mashed potato flakes!

Food coloring to dye the mix if you want

Add water for even more fun dough-making!


 

More Sensory Bin Ideas from Growing a Jeweled Rose

All you need is:

Cooked pasta noodles

Food coloring

Bowls or containers


Color in a bag!

All you need is:

1 cup cornstarch

1/2 cup sugar

4 cups cold water

Food coloring

2 gallon-size ziplock bags

Duct tape

 -This photo originally appeared in FamilyFun Magazine-

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s