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Submitted by KarenMake a texture book with lots of different items for your children to touch and feel. You can include aluminum, denim, springs, feathers, carpet, grass, and much more. Have them describe the items.
Submitted by RileyIn a sturdy freezer bag, balloon, latex glove put Syrup with a bit of food coloring and let your children play with it. Note: Super Glue or Tape the top of the bag in order to insure that it does not come open.
You can also put play dough, rice, beans, peas, marbles, cornstarch, sugar, water, sand, flour, or any other feely substance in the bag
Submitted by an Unknown FriendBring in items that taste salty, sour, sweet, and bitter and let your children taste and discuss them.
Submitted by BlairLet you children play in any or all of the following items for great sensory play:
Flour, Jell-O, shaving cream, baby oil, confetti
Submitted by NickieCook a mixture of one-cup flour, one-cup water with coloring, ½ cup salt, two teaspoons cream of tarter, and one tablespoon cooking oil in a pan for three minutes stirring constantly. A ball will form of play dough. For a great addition to the play dough color it with Kool-Aid. This not only adds color to the play dough it also makes it smell great
Submitted by KarenStep 1: Mix one-tablespoon glue with one-tablespoon water.
Step 2: In a separate container mix ½ cup water and one-tablespoon borax
Step 3: Mix The solution created in step 1 with one tablespoon of the solution from Step 2 and presto you've got silly putty
Submitted by JillFor a fun sensory experience paint with shaving cream or baby lotion
Play In Shredded Paper
Submitted by KarenAsk businesses to donate paper that has been run through their shredders Your children will love to play with it
Our Daily Body Parts
Submitted by KarenEvery Day go over the various body parts with your children. One fun way to do it is to start with their head and work your way down. For added emphasis, use cute sayings For instance our eyes blink, our nose beeps, our ears hear, our tows wiggle, etc. Talk to them abouth the different senses that the body parts give them.
Submitted by NicoleFill a pool with items that have sensory items (Styrofoam, shredded paper, Easter Grass, Plastic Balls, etc.
Submitted by KellyGather several items and let your children walk on them
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