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50 Fun things to put in a sand table, other than sand: sensory, activity, play, kids, children, daycare, fun, explore, science
50 things to put in the sensory table Jennifer melder has tons of awesome ideas for thematic sensory bins on her board. Love the seasonal and color themed bins!!!
Here's 50 fun things to put in your sand and water table or sensory tub. Thinking we need to break back out the sensory table!;) rice dried beans oatmeal (wet or dry) corn meal bubble solution (with lots of props to try making bubbles) cotton balls jello shredded paper dirt hay or straw mud poker chips lids cut up sponges popcorn (popped or unpopped) colored sand ice cubes chestnuts leaves pine needles shells beads and or buttons of all colors and sizes pebbles and stones grass clippings marbles shaving cream Cool Whip leftover short bits of yarn (such as from latch hook kits) hair gel cheap dish detergent or shampoo Cheerios ooblek (corn starch mixed with water) finger paint styrofoam peanuts biodegradable peanuts (put out water too since they melt and stick together when wet!) small toys hidden in other materials flour rock salt flower petals all different kinds of leaves and safety scissors to try cutting them dried corn on the cob (kids LOVE to break the kernels off!) wood shavings plastic bottle caps of all sizes and colors bleeding tissue paper squares (careful, these will stain but they'll lead to great fun and color exploration in the meantime!) fabric scraps balls of different colors of homemade playdough crumpled newspaper bird seed silk from corn on the cob cattails, milkweed pods or other fun natural materials
What to Use in Your Sensory Table | Over 50 Ideas for Sensory Play from Tutus & Tea Parties
cute idea for a gardening theme(neater than dirt too).- black beans
Fall Friends in the Sensory Table and have the children decorate these to put on the table.
Sensory Table Bean's
Fall Sensory Table ideas
Washing babies (and baby clothes!) in the water table. This actually fits well under "dramatic play" too. What a great idea to incorporate clothes washing too. Apparently it attracted both girls and boys. From Tomsensori.
Great sensory ideas- some I've thought of and others I haven't. I also love the pvc sensory table. Clever and cheaper than the real thing!
Rainbow Pasta sensory table
Corn Sensory Play- Fall Sensory Table for hands on play by FSPDT
Dinosaur sensory table
DIY Sensory Table and Tinker Table. Best "DIY" Sensory Table I've seen so far. Love the idea of plastic bins to keep everything tidy. Pinned by The Sensory Spectrum, Sensory Spectrum, wp.me/280vn
cranberry & water sensory table: not sure if this would be possible...