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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.

Spaghetti sensory play

LOVE this idea 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.

200 items for Sensory Bins and Sensory Tables! The mega list of ideas for sensory play!! Make hundreds of awesome sensory bins or sensory tables with this amazing list of ideas!!!

Great list although allot of them are chokeables. 200 items for Sensory Bins and Sensory Tables! The mega list of ideas for sensory play! Make hundreds of awesome sensory bins or sensory tables with this amazing list of ideas!

Going on a Bear Hunt sensory activity. -Repinned by Totetude.com

Help children learn 'under' and 'over' by singing and reading "Going on a Bear Hunt" - then turn into Messy Play Style by including a sensory play session. The book is full of descriptive language! The song provides motor skill development as well!

Rosemary, tomato leaves, sage and lavender to practice scissor skills

Rosemary, tomato leaves, sage and lavender to practice scissor skills - a better idea than using paper that then has to be recycled or worked into a project

Spring Garden Sensory Tub

Spring Garden Sensory Tub

Spring Garden Sensory Tub: I would use seeds that could be planted later and leave out the pasta. We don't use items that are food items,in our sensory tables.

scissor skills activity with jello :: learn to use scissors :: fine motor sensory play

Learning scissor skills with jelly sensory play

My daughter loves super squishy jelly for a messy play time. As it comes in lots of different colours and flavours, and it’s so inexpensive, you can use it for all sorts of different sensory play experiences.

Painting with spices. Engaging the other senses in art.

Spice painting: a cool sensory craft that also uses up those ancient spices in the back of the cupboard :)

Still loving the idea of a giant sponge in the sensory table - from Tom Bedard (",)

It has been more than two years since I wrote about a Giant Sponge in the sensory table. A Giant Sponge is simply a big piece of foam cut.

Fun ideas for adding the sense of smell into water play sensory bins!

14 Scented Water Activities for Kids

Rainbow scented sensory beans

Scented Rainbow Beans Sensory Play

Anna tall rainbow beans Blindfold your child and ask them to sort the beans by smell. We scented our beans with different essential oils. Our kids had fun identifying the various scents (e. : lavender, lemon and peppermint).

Rainbow puffed wheat: how to dye puffed wheat cereal for sensory play from And Next Comes L

Rainbow Puffed Wheat {How to Dye Cereal for Sensory Play}

Rainbow puffed wheat: how to dye puffed wheat cereal for sensory play.

happy hooligans: Sensory art with shaving cream, food colouring & jumbo craft sticks (",)

sensory art with shaving cream and food colouring

sensory art for kids - happy hooligans - shaving cream and food colour Would be cool on a mirror

Water Wall, our children have had a great time investigating the new water wall. Enhanced by adding coloured water to see what happens when the two colours mix at the bottom etc. also good for introducing measure, old measuring jugs, different containers etc.

Water Wall, our children have had a great time investigating the new water wall. Enhanced by adding coloured water to see what happens when the two colours mix at the bottom etc. also good for introducing measure, old measuring jugs, different containers etc.


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Sensory Fun - scented rainbow beans for play and learning

Scented Rainbow Beans Sensory Play

Anna tall rainbow beans Blindfold your child and ask them to sort the beans by smell. We scented our beans with different essential oils. Our kids had fun identifying the various scents (e. : lavender, lemon and peppermint).

Fun ideas for adding the sense of smell into water play sensory bins!

14 Scented Water Activities for Kids

Putting "pearls" in shells

Count out the correct number of beads to put in each numbered shell (",)

Children´s outdoor chemistry lab!

Epic Childhood: Outdoor Play and Learn Environment update & Reggio Fridays

Marshmallow Sensory Play - why have I not thought of this!!

Marshmallow Sensory Play from Fantastic Fun and Learning

Marshmallow Sensory Play - water table with cold side and warm side with multi-size & color marshmallows.

EYFS outdoor provision - pouring wall - water wall - gutterering and funnels can be repositioned by children

EYFS outdoor provision - pouring wall - water wall - gutterering and funnels can be repositioned by children

Rainbow oats - how to dye oats for sensory play from And Next Comes L

Rainbow Oats {How to Dye Oats for Sensory Play}

Play in a puddle of puddle, roll in the mud, make sandcastles, and more with Wibbly Pig! Then come get your Wibbly Pig! Adventures with Wibbly! DVD review, giveaway and FREE copy of my Wibbly Pig Inspired Shape Sand Castle Sensory Bin Pack too!

Shape Sand Castle Sensory Learning with Wibbly Pig!

Jewels on numbers

amount and number match Activity will develop physical - fine motor skills Cognitive- brain and numbers

Shaving foam over regular small world to make it snowy! Genius :)

Small World Play: The Park in the Snow

brilliant idea using shaving foam and small world items could be done on a tuff spot to icrease area of play for a nursery or reception class. check this site out :The Imagination Tree: Small World Play: The Park in the Snow!