Are you looking to add more sensory play into your day? Sensory Activities stimulate your children’s senses of touch, smell, taste, sight and hearing. They also include movement and balance activities. This type of play is important so your children can work on developmental skills such as language and fine motor skills. Sensory play also let your kids learn to explore, investigate, observe, experiment, and much more.
From sensory bins to play dough, there are many tools and resources that you can use in your children’s sensory play activities. They are also a fun, hands-on way to incorporate learning other concepts such as letter recognition, pre-reading skills, phonics, and sight words.
Sensory Activities for Kids:
Play Dough Mats:
There are so many benefits to playing with play dough! And, these play dough mats will make learning a variety of different concepts and skills fun for kids. Click on the pictures below!
Play Dough Recipes:
- Jello Play Dough
- Marshmallow Peeps Play Dough
- Kool-Aid Play Dough
- Apple Play Dough
- Pumpkin Play Dough
Sensory Bins are a fun, hands-on way to explore a material that will stimulate your children’s senses as they learn concepts such letter recognition, visual discrimination, skills, and much more. Click on the pictures below!
An engaging way to encourage non-messy sensory play is by using a sensory bottle. Like sensory bins, they are a fun way to learn concepts like letter recognition or extend a book into a learning activity. Click on the pictures below!
Writing trays are a multi-sensory way for kids to work on letter formation, sight words, pre-writing skills, and much more. Click on the pictures below!
More Sensory Activities:
Through Sensory Activities, your kids can work on developmental skills like language and fine motor skills. They are also a fun way to incorporate learning other concepts such as letter recognition, phonics, and sight words, and much more!
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