TONS OF IDEAS!! 14 Open Ended Materials for Toddler PlayHeuristic Play: Treasure Baskets - The Imagination Tree
I like the way these treasure baskets are materials focused. Helps the child to compare and contrast objects Treasure Baskets - put little collections in baskets.
Montessori/RIE Favorites for the Young Baby
Play and Learn Everyday: Heuristic Play Treasure Basket
For the little one(s)
Egg cartons used for sorting - fine motor skills - Stomping in the Mud ≈≈
Fine Motor Development
mixed stacking rings - mix of textures, colours, shapes for baby and infant to experience and explore
Heuristic Play Treasure Basket by CapturedEarth on Etsy
Natural Treasure Baskets...great for youngest participants although older ones will enjoy discovery also...
Learning Through Play
treasure basket ideas
interesting items to add to basket - this was a gift basket idea, but it struck me as a great tactile experience.
Kids - Sensory
storage tins heuristic play - Google Search