Here are ten really fun sensory play ideas that your little ones will love!

1. Cloud Dough – flour and baby oil, the two humble ingredients required to make this fantastic dough.

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2. Sensory Board –  we love these sensory boards, soo simple yet will bring your little one hours of fun!

sensory board

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3. Coloured Pasta perfect for crafts, necklace making and musical instruments.


4. Construction Playperfect for all the digger lovers out there.


Dirt and Boogers

5. Rainbow Foam – super simple and quick to make, don’t you just want to dive on in!


Fun at Home with Kids

6. Dinosaur Tub – make your own Jurassic Park with a few simple ingredients.


Fantastic Fun and Learning

7. Discovery Bottles – the options on this are endless. Probably best avoided if you have a headache though!


Imagination Tree

8. Rainbow Snow  –  your little ones will have hours of fun with this beautiful, textured home made snow.


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9. Spring Gardenany budding gardeners out there? This sensory garden is perfect for a rainy day when your little ones can’t get out into the garden.



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10. Jelly Slime  who doesn’t like slime? Try out this quick and easy recipe for homemade slime today!

jelly slime

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