I like doing this in the pencil box then it doesn't get everywhere. Have the child say the individual letters as they trace them in the salt/cornmeal, and you're addressing all three learning styles: visual, auditory, and kinesthetic.

Spelling Pin "Kinesthetic Words" some fine sand into a pencil box and give students an un-sharpened pencil. They can trace spelling words the sand! And the pencil box keeps the sand neat and tidy!

Christmas Post Office Writing Table

Christmas literacy activity post office writing table

Christmas themed writing table for kids - Christmas literacy activity with this post office writing table learning area!

10 Sensational Sand Play Ideas

10 Sensational Sand Play Ideas

Just paintbrushes with salt in the sensory tub. Never thought of putting brushes in the sensory tub before. Writing and Drawing in the light table salt box

21 Ways to Inspire Interest in Your Writing Table | Childhood101 Great ideas for home or school.

21 Ways to Inspire Interest in Your Writing Table

21 Fun Ways to Increase Interest in Your Writing Table. Great ideas for preschool and kindergarten settings Más

IDEA: Practice Printing Bags, squeeze paint in a zip lock freezer bag to encourage writing practice. Clever!

Practice Printing Bags

Scribble Doodle and Draw: use paint baggies to practice printing letters, sight words, spelling words, etc. so many ways! --I like the addition of the qtip as the writing tool for fine motor practice!

Jolly Phonics challenge table.

Jolly Phonics challenge table // Could be an interesting way to begin arranging materials for a phonics centre

Teacher's Pet – Ideas & Inspiration for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2) | Chalk Table

things to do with an ikea table - paint with chalkboard paint, cut hole, insert chalk bin, have fun - future playroom idea