A quick and easy sheep-themed fine motor and sensory activity, perfect for farm themes or Easter!

Sticky Sheep for Toddlers

instead of glue for crafts? Sticky Sheep @ Twodaloo - a fun and easy Contact paper activity for toddlers! Great for fine motor skills.

Fun princess themed sensory tub to explore and prompt pretend play!

Princess Sensory Tub

Fun princess themed sensory tub - crown is optional but highly recommended.

Marshmallow Sensory Play

Marshmallow Sensory Play

Lesson Mouth Marshmallow Sensory Play - marshmallows in water! Edible (for my "stick everything in my mouth" tot) and fun!

20 water sensory soup ideas for toddlers and preschoolers from And Next Comes L

20 Sensory Soup Ideas for Kids {Water Sensory Play}

How to create sensory bins.  This step-by-step instruction is super useful because it has ideas of how to use materials you likely already have around the home or classroom.

Sensory Bin 101- What is sensory play and sensory bins

Sensory Play Frog Pond from Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails at B-InspiredMama.com

Sensory Play Frog Pond [From the Mamas

Check out this awesome frog pond setup for sensory play from Jaime of Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails!

Water Beads  You simply place them in water for 5-6 hours, drain, and play!  For this station, I filled a pool with several packets of Water Beads.     We love playing with our water beads on the light table.  As a way to create a similar experience,  I put out tap lights, flash lights and glow sticks, all of which I purchased at The Dollar Tree.     magnifying glasses, tongs,  dish used for sorting the water beads.

Setting the Stage for Group Sensory Play ~ Growing A Jeweled Rose Water beads and lights

cloud dough - heavenly, silky "dough" for hours of sensory play - 2 ingredients! happy hooligans

2-Ingredient Cloud Dough

2 Ingredient Cloud Dough - happy hooligans - flour and baby oil. 1 cup baby oil and 8 cups flour. use pastry cutter or whisk to mix

The Princess and the Tot: What's on the Tray? FINALLY back to school after move & holidays!

Potato Head Game: great for centers! Take pictures of Potato Heads. Have Student choose a photo and then dictate what body parts to use to recreate the potato head. When Student is finished, s/he can check it against the photo.

sticky board made with contact paper. Use string or construction paper pieces. a great idea would be to apply another sheet of contact paper to the sheet and hang it for art, especially if you used shapes or pieces of paper the kids colored themselves.

Rainbow colors on the sticky easel

clear contact paper on easel for "sticky easel" activities Going to have tondo this or the boys

40 Days Sensory Bin Fillers - YOUR resource for all kinds of sensory play ideas!

40 Sensory Bin Fillers Collaborative Series

OOOOOOOOOOH, did we make some fun stuff!  I was inspired by something I found on pinterest with a hanging plastic strawberry basket with sli...

cooked goop used 2 cups of cornstarch and about 10 cups of water. I boiled it on the stove, stirring constantly till it became a pudding like substance.