15 Independent Activities for BUSY One Year Olds...Make your own texture book...Peek-a-boo tray from shoebox lid...Baby Play Bottle...Buckle clipping toy...Treasure baskets...Tissue box stuffed with fabric squares...Nesting bowls...Muffin tin sorting...Putting balls through a tissue box...Tearing Paper...Playing with magnets...Placing objects in a large container...Pipe cleaners in a bottle
My Favorite Kind of Busy: Toddler Curriculum I made this with my own 2 year old in mind!! 12 months, 10 categories! Not meant to be strict, just to simply practice some skills and introduce new concepts now and then while we play. Can be easily differentiated, built on, and used again the following year or for different ages!
Farm Sensory Play for Preschoolers - An orange juice container makes a simple grain silo that really loads corn into a toy tractor!
Create a colorful stacking tree that encourages color and size sorting, fine motor skills, and bilateral coordination as your toddler or preschooler builds.
Simple Inexpensive DIY Sensory Bin Stand | Mama Papa Bubba
quiet book. Good for matching shapes - I had a quiet book. Mine had a page with a clock with moveable hands, and a page to lace and tie too.
6 sensory activities for toddlers to try - touch, sight, smell and potentially even taste.... any ideas for a hearing sensory activity?
wipes case into felt board -- glue felt to the back and store the picture pieces inside.
Sensory Play - I can get lost in this website, so many great ideas and I keep thinking to myself "how smart/obvious, why didn't I think of that!?"
Busy Bag Round-Up
Tons of DIY Sensory Bottle Ideas! Pinned by The Sensory Spectrum, bit.ly/GUWLzJ.
coffee bean fun! smelling, feeling, tasting, scooping, pouring, measuring!
Quiet Time Bins and great list of ideas
Travel bags and busy ideas
Great website for all sorts of sensory tubs!
Halloween Sensory Activity : Spaghetti potion
Little Red Barn
Using the pumpkin as a sensory activity!
Moon sand in blue plastic bin. Space theme sensory tub.
rock garden sensory bin
Sensory Bin Q&A; + Storage for sensory bin items
Weather Sensory Bin
beach sensory bin
Farmyard Sensory Bin