Treasure Basket/ heuristic play

Collection by Aimee Gosling

12 
Pins
 • 
65 
Followers
Aimee Gosling
150 items to Include in a Discovery Basket. A Discovery Basket or Treasure Basket is a basket that you fill with ordinary non-hazardous items for your child to explore. The theory behind it is that children are naturally inclined to explore and investiga Sensory Activities, Infant Activities, Sensory Play, Activities For Kids, Sensory Boxes, Toddler Play, Baby Play, Baby Toys, Newborn Toys

150 + Items to Include in your Discovery Basket

I've posted before about my love for discovery baskets. This has triggered quite a few questions on some of the forums I frequent about what to include in a discovery basket and how to start one, so I decided to write a little bit more about them and to come up with a list of…

Natural Treasure Basket ideas for babies to explore Nursery Activities, Sensory Activities, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Sensory Play, Toddler Play, Baby Play, Toddler Girls, Baby Girls

Natural Treasure Baskets

A super selection of natural objects that babies prefer to the brightly coloured plastic toys they are often presented with. These objects offer much more scope for discovery and learning covering a spectrum of different weights, textures and sizes. The standard basket is ideal for one baby, whereas the group basket, i

Simple natural objects for baby treasure basket - Reggio Toddler Classroom, Montessori Toddler, Montessori Activities, Toddler Play, Baby Play, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Infant Toddler, Play Based Learning

Heuristic Play Part I - The Treasure Basket

Heuristic play was a term coined by child psychologist Elinor Goldschmeid. Heuristic play describes the activity of babies & children as they play with and explore the properties of 'objects'.

great idea for a baby shower~How to make a sensory treasure basket for baby. Kids get bored with plastic baby toys Heuristic Play Part I - The Treasure Basket Sensory Boxes, Sensory Play, Sensory Tubs, Infant Sensory, Montessori Infant, Sensory Diet, Toddler Play, Baby Play, Infant Play

Infant Treasure Baskets

Avery loves her sensory tubs so much I decided we needed to do something similar for Parker. While looking around the web I learned about ...

Natural Treasure Basket ideas for babies to explore Nursery Activities, Sensory Activities, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Sensory Play, Toddler Play, Baby Play, Toddler Girls, Baby Girls

Natural Treasure Baskets

A super selection of natural objects that babies prefer to the brightly coloured plastic toys they are often presented with. These objects offer much more scope for discovery and learning covering a spectrum of different weights, textures and sizes. The standard basket is ideal for one baby, whereas the group basket, i

heuristic play sound basket - don't forget the rain maker Preschool Music, Music Activities, Montessori Activities, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Outdoor Activities, Toddler Play, Baby Play, Toddler Rooms

Sound Treasure Basket

The Sound Treasure Basket provides babies with the opportunity to respond to familiar sounds, create sounds and begin to move rhythmically. Each sound making object is produced with natural materials and provides a wealth of different sounds, textures and sizes. Over 15 different musical instruments are included

Baby Place Space for Months: Inspired by Montessori and Reggio - The Imagination Tree Baby Treasure Basket, Treasure Boxes, Treasure Chest, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Montessori Baby, Toddler Play, Baby Play

Baby Treasure Basket- 12 months - The Imagination Tree

It’s been such a long time since I posted about our treasure baskets and thought an update was in order! If you haven’t heard of these or made one before you are in for a treat. Treasure baskets are virtually free to create, take a few minutes to put together, are natural and help to...Read More »

Toddler Wooden Heuristic Play Starter Pack Image 1 of 5

Heuristic play starter set

A large set with over 70 pieces

Counting Coconuts: Treasure Baskets for babies Baby Sensory Play, Sensory Bins, Sensory Activities, Baby Play, Infant Activities, Sensory Boards, Montessori Toddler, Toddler Play, Toddler Gifts

Treasure Basket: Kitchen

This one could also be dubbed "shiny". : ) Here's what's inside: :: Whisk :: Small measuring cup :: Spoon :: Small tin w/ cheerios inside (in case it opens, the contents are edible!) that make a nice "tinking" sound when shaken. :: Pretty napkin - Juliet likes playing peek-a-boo. :) :: Cake mold :: Tiny creamer w/ handle Read my first Treasure Basket post for more details on the how and why behind Treasure Baskets. ~Thank you for your comments!~