To make these really cool sensory bags, all you need is some hair gel, baggies, and food color. I purchased hair gel from the Dollar Store and used food color that comes in tubes to make the bright colors?
calm down idea - Squishy Marble Maze. Gallon ziplock bag, duct tape, dish liquid, and a marble. roll duct tape so that sticky side is facing out. insert duct tape into gallon bag to create maze. Fill with dish soap, and add a marble.
Squishy Bag - A tactile/multisensory approach to pre-writing and writing skills. Things you need - Gallon size Ziploc bag, glitter (optional), food coloring, hair gel (dollar store) I like this better than paint.
55 Toilet Paper Roll Crafts & TGIF 55 Creative and Unique Toilet paper roll crafts - LOVE this list! So many great ideas to use with toddler, preschool, kindergarten, grade and grade kids. If you enjoy arts and crafts a person will really like this site!
Sensory mats - "Goo bags - recipe for goo. I've had it suggested to use an entire bottle of dollar store hair gel, but this is probably just as inexpensive, and you can make whatever VIBRANT colours you want." Letter writing with fingers or Q-tips.
the BEST playdough recipe, hands down. and you make it with JELLO! Ingredients for this Jello playdough recipe: white flour – 1 cup salt – 2 tbsp cream of tartar – 2 tbsp cooking oil – 2 tbsp warm water – 1 cup Jello – 1 pack