I made these Sense of Smell Swatches and Sense of Touch Boards last year for a early years class I was teaching. They were used as part of our Five Senses Unit. They were a hit! The kids loved to feel and smell the different boards and swatches as it gave them hands-on tactile objects to explore and manipulate.
Sensory rugs are so great for children’s learning and very beneficial for their development. Children are usually very attracted to sensory rugs which stimulate their senses with different textures and colours. Great news is that DIY sensory (massage) rugs are easy to make at home and are very affordable. They make child’s play time fun …