This week we are back with our trusty bugs and wood slices, only this time instead of a small world I added them to our Split Peas sensory bin! Split Peas have an almost silky feel to them when they flow over your hand and I love how this sensory bin looks a bit like the forest floor!Continue reading “Forest Discovery Split Peas Sensory Bin”
The month of May is all about getting outside and watching things grow. Outside isn’t ALWAYS an option. So here is a little garden of “dirt” she can play with inside without a huge mess! The Black Bean Garden Sensory bin is super simple to set up and we had most of the supplies at home already!
This is a great activity to practice pouring and transferring. Also, the beans are super simple to clean up if there is a spill!Continue reading “Black Bean Garden Sensory Bin”
Do you ever notice that babies and toddlers would rather play with the odd makeup brush, an old spatula and the remote more than all the wonderful toys you have collected for them?Continue reading “12 Super Easy Discovery Basket Ideas”
This is not Bitty’s first Easter but it is her first Easter that she can really partake in. Kids LOVE Easter eggs. I don’t know if it’s the surprise of what’s inside or the satisfaction of breaking them open or if it’s some magic smell they give off…
Don’t let yourself get overwhelmed by the idea of building a sensory bin for your kiddo. They are super easy to do and only take 4 steps to endless fun!Continue reading “4-Step Sensory Bins Formula”
To finish out March we made big batch of rainbow noodles.Continue reading “Rainbow Noodle Sensory Bin”
In preparation of St. Patrick’s Day and Green week in my Tot School plan, I made up some green water beads! If you have never played with water beads you are really missing out man. It’s like if you could make Jello more solid and more slippery and well less eadible!Continue reading “Green Waterbead Sensory Bin”
You’ve heard about them in parenting groups on Facebook, you’ve looked them up on Pinterest and you just don’t know where to start. No Worries! I am here for you and I will hold your hand through your introduction to sensory bins. You wont regret it I promise!
Sensory bins can be as fancy or simple as you want. In truth all you need is a container, scoops and a filler of some sort. All the extra things are just that. Extra. The most important part is to have fun and embrace the mess just a little bit.Continue reading “Introduction to Sensory Bins: What you need to know”