Category: Sensory Bin Ideas

Camping Sensory Bin

Camping Sensory Bin

Quick, small world camping theme set up based on the book “A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee” by Chris Van Dusen. What you need: Bin Kinetic Sand (or regular play sand) Rocks, pebbles, etc Shredded paper filler (blue to symbolize water) Small toys, figurines, etc. […]

Ocean Life Sensory Bin

Ocean Life Sensory Bin

Talk about a rainbow of colors!  I introduced this sensory bin to my daughter when she was 2.5 years old and she loved it. The colors and texture of the water beads fascinated her. She spend so much time exploring with her hands before she […]

Gardening Sensory Bin

Gardening Sensory Bin

 A perfect garden sensory bin for those little ones that love to play in the dirt! Quick and simple set up with minimal preparation required. What you need: Bin Uncooked black beans (or use real dirt!) Bug figurines Artificial (or real) flowers Gardening kit playset […]

The importance of Sensory Bins

The importance of Sensory Bins

“Play is the highest form of research.” — Albert Einstein   I first started doing sensory bins when my daughter was around two years old. I initially began researching ways to keep her learning and entertained at home but I wasn’t too familiar with sensory […]