Sand and water ideas

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You Can Make This Beautiful Puffy Sea Foam With Just A Few Simple Ingredients-Great For Ocean Themes Or Just A Fun Summer Activity Pinned By The Sensory Spectrum Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Summer Activities, Preschool Activities, Sensory Table, Sensory Bins, Cornflour Activities, Babysitting Activities, Indoor Activities For Toddlers
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You can make this beautiful puffy "sea foam" with just a few simple ingredients- great for ocean themes or just a fun summer activity!

Water beads and the water tray. Maybe with the traditional marbles though not the water beads 😖 Sensory Tubs, Sensory Boxes, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Preschool Activities, Water Play Activities, Sensory Diet, Motor Activities, Indoor Activities
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water beads and marble run in the water tray

Make your own aqua sand- this stuff is SO COOL! The sand is waterproof and reacts to liquid in such a unique way, allowing kids to build amazing underwater castles and sculptures. (Two Ingredients Playdough) Preschool Science, Craft Activities For Kids, Science For Kids, Toddler Activities, Projects For Kids, Toddler Preschool, Science Week, Science Kits, Science Fair
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Aqua Sand Recipe

Did you know that you can make almost any art and play material that is sold in stores?

Dinosaur swamp - Sand fairy liquid water and green food colouring. Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Dinosaur Activities, Dinosaur Crafts, Preschool Activities, Dinosaur Play, Tuff Spot, Sensory Table, Sensory Play
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Dinosaur swamp ! Sand fairy liquid water and green food colouring ! Ayelet…

Our outdoor water play. Idea for a water sensory tub -try it w our fort stuff

Our outdoor water play. Idea for a water sensory tub

Examples of ways to make rooms feel earthy and grounded for kids. Boulder Journey School - Fairy Dust Teaching another great art center for kindergarten Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Reggio Classroom, Preschool Classroom, Classroom Decor, Classroom Furniture, Reggio Emilia, Fairy Dust Teaching, Preschool Rooms, Sand Play
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Boulder Journey School

Last month I had the pleasure of attending the Boulder Journey School Conference. It was a wonderful, thought-provoking gathering. I highly recommend this conference for an enriching professional development experience. (And the thrift stores in Boulder are amazing!) I was taken back by the gorgeous environments. I wanted to share a few glimpses into this beautiful school. I thought this was such a dynamic art making space. I love the diversity of materials and the display of the work. The…

Pre-school Play: Rice in the Water Tray

Rice in the Water Tray

I decided to repeat this activity from the childminding group this week as it had been so popular. We hadn't planned on doing it this way....

Citrus "Soup" in the Water Tray (from Stimulating Learning with Rachel)

Summer Play - Stimulating Learning

Ideas for activities based around the summer season, for the Early Years classroom - from Stimulating Learning with Rachel

Should you enjoy patents and inventions you'll will really like our info! Pirate Preschool, Pirate Activities, Eyfs Activities, Motor Activities, Activities For Kids, Reggio Emilia, Tuff Spot, Pirate Day, Pirate Theme
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Pirate mark making sand tray

Water Play Shelf with Brass Materials. "The weight, texture, shiny reflective surfaces etc all create more talking and exploring points than the plastic resources, and are a lot more exciting for them to use! Reggio Classroom, Classroom Layout, Classroom Decor, Water Tray, Sand And Water Table, Sensory Table, Sensory Bins, Sensory Play, Play Based Learning
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Water play shelf. We have changed all of our water resources to brass to create a greater sensory experience of the children. The weight, texture, shiny reflective surfaces etc all create more talking and exploring points than the plastic resources, and are a lot more exciting for them to use!

25 Fun Activities for Kids At Home During Winter Storms Gute Party-Spiele. - 25 Fun Activities for Kids At Home During Winter Storms Gute Party-Spiele sind mit das Wichti - Pirate Birthday, Mermaid Birthday, Boy Birthday, Birthday Parties, Birthday Ideas, Birthday Games, Princess Birthday Party Games, Birthday Crowns, Moana Birthday
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Pirate Princess Cake, plus party details

Pirate Princess Cake, plus party details by lynn.williams.733 on Indulgy.com

Enhancement in the sand/water area linked to Room on a Broom text this half term using Twinkl Resources. Halloween Activities, Book Activities, Halloween Fun, Activity Ideas, Eyfs Classroom, Classroom Displays, Sand And Water, Water Play, Room On The Broom
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Enhancement in the sand/water area linked to Room on a Broom text this half term.

Duck Race Fine Motor Sensory Play So fun! Duck Race Toddler Fine Motor Activity and Water Play. Duck Race Fine Motor Sensory Play So fun! Duck Race Toddler Fine Motor Activity and Water Play. Toddler Fine Motor Activities, Motor Skills Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Sensory Table, Water Play Activities, Play Activity, Sensory Rooms
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Duck Race Fine Motor Sensory Play - Fantastic Fun & Learning

So fun! Duck Race Toddler Fine Motor Activity and Water Play.

Use with letters instead of sight words. Sight word stones in a sand table with construction equipment ~ Love this free idea from Carolyn Kisloski! Kindergarten Sensory, Kindergarten Reading, Teaching Reading, Kindergarten Projects, Kindergarten Centers, Teaching Sight Words, Sight Word Activities, Alphabet Activities, Sensory Table

Five for Friday April 24

I am linking up with Doodle Bugs Teaching for Five for Friday. Thank you for hosting, Kacey! By the way, it snowed yesterday. Snowed. April 23. I just felt like we should somehow get bonus points for putting up with that. Anyway, Happy Friday! I have shared this company with two different people this week, so I thought I would share it with you in case you haven't heard of them. I love Reading Reading (pronounced "Redding Reading" because it is based in Reading, Pennsylvania.) . This…

A massive sand tray with loose parts shared by Early Childhood Hub (",) This looks amazing!

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You are right Leanne. Here is another one. A massive sand tray with loose parts.

Gramma's Walk or The Little Red Lighthouse "sensory" bin

Learning Parade

Fun learning activities and crafts, almost always inspired by children's picture books.