How to Color rice using Acrylic paint

Rice is a great sensory material for sensory bins and sensory play. With just a few materials and 20 minutes, you can go from plain rice to having colored rice using acrylic paint to playing! Playing with colored rice feels very different than playing with colored chickpeas or even beans, yet they absorb and reflect …

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Halloween sensory Bin

What better way to celebrate this spooky season than by engaging your toddler with a Halloween sensory bin in a fun and messy way

SUMMER OCEAN: Make colored bath foam

Summer is the best time to play with water, but this foam will take summer fun to a new level! All you need is 3 ingredients and my secret tool to make the best sensory foam activity at home. For our under the sea theme this month, we are making an ocean sensory bin. What …

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St. Patrick’s Day Rice Sensory Bin

Looking for fun sensory recipes and ideas to do this month for your toddler? Create this colorful St. Patrick‚Äôs Day Sensory Bin using colored rice. Why Use a Sensory bin For Learning How To Make St Patricks Sensory Bin Using Colored Rice The base of this St Patrick’s bin is using green colored rice. You …

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Edible Sensory Play For St Patrick’s Day

This is a super easy recipe you can do to celebrate St Patrick’s with your one-year-old or baby that still put things in his/her mouth. All you need is one ingredient! Jello Sensory Bin Gelatine offers a great sensory play opportunity for your child. It works on the sense of taste and the sense of …

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Edible-Safe Pumpkin Patch Sensory Bin for Babies

Celebrating fall with toddlers and babies that still put things in their mouth can be a challenge. This week I came up with this edible-safe fall activity using just 2 ingredients to play during our baby sensory class. The sensory bin was a success and it was very easy to make. this recipe uses a …

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Sink or Float: A toddler Science Experiment

Science experiments is a great way to allowing your toddler to discover new things, make connections in the brain and develop new language skills. As part of our at home Curriculum, the month of October is dedicated to science experiments. This week we are working on sink or float. An easy experiment you can repeat …

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70 Best Sensory Bin Fillers For Sensory Play

Get creative with your sensory bins by mixing up your sensory bin filler. Sensory bin fillers are the base element every sensory bin needs. You can make it edible and safe if your child is still putting things in his/her mouth or using things from around the house. Sensory Bin Fillers will allow your child …

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10 Water sensory play ideas for toddlers to do this summer

Water sensory play is one of my favorite activities to entertain toddlers. Every toddler sensory class I do, I make sure to have a water sensory play idea ready for them. It allows them to clean up after our messy play and engage in some water fun! Water play is a play that involves water …

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7 Fine Motor Activities for 1-year-old Toddlers (pre-writing skills)

Fine motor activities for 1-year-old toddlers are activities that strengthen a child’s finger and hand muscles. These activities are important because they are the muscles used later on to button shirts, tie shoes and write with pencils. My sensory classes are focused on doing activities focused on this task. For me, it is an important …

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