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. - oh, I want to try this! Have you done this? Were you mesmerized?
All you need is 5 cups of regular flour and 1 cup of baby oil. Simply mix the two together and it turns into this silky soft sand. You can throw some sand toys into your tray or you can use items such as spoons and measuring cups
DIY: a-frame tent - I think this is a really awesome idea. I used to love when my parents would let me have a fort in the living room to play in while they did grown up things, like watch MASH or football. :)