use a tarp, duct tape the seams (lasted 45 mts, not reinforced - extra duct tape would last longer), fill with hose water and blue food coloring.  Its like a giant sensory mat/squishy bag/waterbed all in one.  I had intended on adding things to the water....like fish or balls, but we got so caught up in the fun that I totally forgot.

use a tarp, duct tape the seams (lasted 45 mts, not reinforced - extra duct tape would last longer), fill with hose water and blue food coloring. Its like a giant sensory mat/squishy bag/waterbed all in one. I had intended on adding things to the water....like fish or balls, but we got so caught up in the fun that I totally forgot.

Draw a picture with glue, sprinkle salt, dip a paintbrush in water and food coloring and touch it to the salt...kids will be mesmerized.

Draw a picture with glue, sprinkle salt, dip a paintbrush in water and food coloring and touch it to the salt...kids will be mesmerized.

"paint" balloon war using water, cornstarch and food coloring! so much cheaper than buying bottles of actual paint!

"paint" balloon war using water, cornstarch and food coloring! so much cheaper than buying bottles of actual paint!

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