spaghetti! This looks really fun. for preschoolers and older. you layout spaghetti in trays. Let the children touch and feel the spaghetti. they can paint the spaghetti different colors. let them use their hands to mix the paint.
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cooked spaghetti sensory pool - see page for instrux, and also: (two large packs of cooked noodles (the Dollar Tree), then ran them under cold water, added a bit of vegetable oil to prevent sticking, then colored the noodles using food coloring)
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