Sand Clay Recipe and Handprint Keepsakes - The Imagination Tree
Make some handprint keepsakes using this simple, homemade sand clay recipe for long-lasting memories and sweet gifts. Add shells and beach treasures too!
Muddy Monster Truck Derby Sensory Bin - Mama.Papa.Bubba.
This muddy monster truck derby sensory bin is just bursting with messy fun! The mud smells delicious and is taste-safe, but doesn't taste delicious, which discourages eating.
Duck Pond Sensory Play - Fantastic Fun & Learning
Create your own duck pond small world with this fun water sensory play activity for preschoolers and toddlers.
Some beautiful Reggio inspired activities for the beginning of the year. I am passionate about hands on activities and the inclusion of natural resources into the classroom. I particularly love the…
Australian Animal Word Cards - Australia
Teach your students about the fauna from down under with this set of Australian Animal word cards. Easy to download, edit, and print.
We're Going on a Bear Hunt Small World Area.
A lovely resource to help children d think about the story 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt.' These can then be used to encourage children to create their own sound effects to accompany the story.
Animal Tracks Snow Playdough
Identifying animal tracks footprints in snow play dough is designed for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarteners to promote small world sensory play.
Bug Fossils | A Play Dough Invitation - Plain Vanilla Mom
Bug activities are still going strong at our house. In fact our bug box is still out and getting used by the boys almost every day. I have to admit I’m amazed. I don’t think they’ve ever stuck with a sensory bin that long. I guess they really love bugs! Our most recent bug activity …
Documenting - Portfolio's Made Easy - Value of Play
This Value of Play Package is designed to be used within your Early Childhood Service to highlight the Value of Play in relation to different areas of play and development. They can also be used in children’s portfolios to showcase the benefits of play to families. The Value Of Play covered in this package are: Value of Bike Play Value of Outdoor play Value of Books Value of Construction Play Value of Dramatic Play Value for Fine Motor Skills Value of Puzzles and Games Value of Playdough and…
21 play tray ideas
I recently discovered these perfectly sized play trays from Kmart and they are a great size for little hands. We have had so much fun creating inviting, engaging play trays of all sorts. I hope you…
Ocean Sensory Bin Activity for Kids
Take a look at this fun ocean sensory bin that kids will love! It can be used as a basis for science projects and for sensory needs children.
How To Get Started With Small World Play - Little Lifelong Learners
I am such a fan of simple play that ignites the senses! One of my favourite ways to do this is through small world trays! They are SO incredibly easy to set up using things you probably already have in your cupboard so they needn’t be expensive either! Today I’d like to share some tips ... Read More about How To Get Started With Small World Play
Touch and Feel Sensory Sticks - The Baby Bump Diaries
Sensory play is vital to early childhood development, create a handful of touch and feel sensory sticks in under 20 minutes and for less than a few dollars.
Creating Meaningful Small World Play that Supports Language Development
As I continue to learn from and with my early learners, I find myself increasingly curious as to why children are often innately drawn to types of learning that they would benefit from. For years n…