Sensory Ideas For Kids

With having 3 kids who struggled with sensory processing disorder we have shared many different sensory ideas for kids here on the blog. As they get older we don’t use the sensory bins as much. Here you will find al things sensory that have been shared on the blog over the years. Sensory Ideas For Kids I have shared a TON of sensory bin ideas, you can click HERE to be taken to the tag with all the sensory bins. Sensory Recipes Flubber Recipe ~ Flubber is one of my kids favorite sensory mediums, here is how to make your Continue Reading…

African Safari

Awesome African Sensory Idea for Kids You Need to See

Our topic this month in our Mother Goose Time Curriculum has been African safari. There have been many fun things we have done while going through this unit, but one that was really enjoyed by both of the boys was making our own African sensory idea that became an extension off of the lesson. Quite a few of our activities are made with our MGT materials. That’s one of the things I love so much about this curriculum it is very hands on it is for kids, and they provide you will all the materials and the manipuatives you need for the Continue Reading…

Outer Space Sensory Idea

Outer Space Sensory Bin Idea

This month we are working on Outer Space in our Mother Goose Time curriculum, we put together one of our old outer space sensory bins that I have already shared previously on the blog this month. We also put together another sensory bin for the kids they have really enjoyed. What’s Inside the Space Bin? Water Beads Black Space Sand Water Outer Space TOOB We have used this bin in a couple different ways the first couple days we had water in the bin and used it as a water sensory bin, after those couple days we drained the water Continue Reading…

Sensory Processing Disorder Resources

Sensory Processing Disorder Resources

We have 3 children who suffer from sensory processing disorder so it is a topic that I have written quite a few posts about, here you will find a list of all of those posts put together in one spot. Great Sensory Processing Disorder Resources Our Sensory Motor Room – Our original sensory motor room in our basement. I have a pinterest board that is just for at home sensory motor room ideas, stop over for ideas to make your own sensory motor room in your house. Our Sensory Motor Room/Playroom – What our sensory motor room/playroom currently looks like. Life With Continue Reading…

Valentine Day Sensory Play

3 Valentine Day Sensory Bin Ideas

Sensory Bins are used regularly in our house. Not only do we have fun learning using them but 1 of the ways to get Ethan calmed down is tactile activities, sensory bin being one of them. For Valentine Day we made a few different sensory bins for the boys to explore. We have made MANY different sensory bins for the boys, you can head over to our sensory bin page to check out all of them including some more Valentine day ideas ones. Some times we just reuse Valentine Day Water Bead Sensory Bin What’s Inside The Bin? Water Beads Continue Reading…

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Top 15 Kids Sensory Ideas Pinterest Boards

Some of us at iHomeschool network though it would be fun to feature some of our favorite Pinterest boards on different topics. I chose Top 15 Kids Sensory Ideas Pinterest Boards, because sensory ideas are always something we are looking for new things to add to our DIY SensoryTable. Sensory input is something that is very calming to my sensory seeker, so we regularly have different sensory mediums or bins out for him and the other kids. I will be sharing a few of my sensory idea Pinterest boards, as well as 15 of my favorite from others. I have a Continue Reading…

Construction-Sensory-Bin

Construction Sensory Bin

This is a sensory bin that I made for the boys a while ago but never got around to sharing. So I finally decided to get the post finished and share it with you all. This is a very simple sensory bin that of course my boys loved, because what boy doesn’t love playing in a construction sensory bin 😉 I could see girls loving it to though! We used our DIY Sensory Table to play with our sensory bins this time. I also do not have pictures of the kids playing in the bin, so you only get pictures Continue Reading…

Sensory Bin Ideas

[metaslider id=6908] Welcome to our Sensory Bin. Here you will find all of the sensory bins we have shared on the blog. Click on any of the pictures to be taken to that post. Fall Sensory Bin Halloween Sensory Bin St. Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin St. Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin Popcorn Sensory Bin Moon Sand Halloween Sensory Bin Halloween Sensory Bin 2 Beach & Ocean Floam Sensory Bin Dinosaur Sensory Bin Easter Sensory Bin Arctic Snow Sensory Bin Over 50 Sensory Bin Ideas Spring Planting Sensory Bin Colored Ice Cubes Sensory Bin Ocean Sensory Bin Rainbow Rice Sensory Bin Sand Continue Reading…

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St. Patricks Day Sensory Bin

** This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links, thank you for supporting us!** Since Ethan still continues to love sensory bins, I continue to make them for him they are 1 thing that will calm him and help him focus better. I shared 1 of our other St. Patricks Day sensory bins not long ago. For this bin I just used water and water beads, but added a few extra St. Patrick’s Day goodies as well. The nice thing about water beads is that when you are done using them you can strain out the broken ones and let them dry Continue Reading…

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St. Patricks Day Sensory Bin

We have put together another fun St. Patricks Day Sensory bin for the kids to play in. Sensory Bins are something my 2 younger boys and even sometimes the older kids enjoy playing in, we add in learning aspects to our bins, and the kids work on misc fine motor skills while playing. Some bins are messier then others but most of our bins are easily cleaned up so the boys who made the mess can help clean in up! What’s Inside The Bin: For our filler we used our Rainbow Rice Mini St. Patrick’s Day mugs (perfect size for Continue Reading…

Christmas-Sensory-Bin

Christmas Sensory Bin

I love putting together sensory bins for the kids. This is one that I put together last Christmas for the kids during a period of time when I was pretty sick. I gave the kids something to keep them busy and let me rest on the couch and try to feel better. Because I was sick I didn’t end up getting this bin posted last year, so here it is now! Whats Inside: Slippery Spheres (water beads) Grow your own christmas sponges I found at the Dollar Store Water Cups This is what the bin looked like soon after adding Continue Reading…

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Halloween Sensory Bin ~ DIY Moon Sand

Sensory bins is something the younger boys and the bigger boys love using. So I decided to make a halloween sensory bin using DIY Moon Sand. We have tried to make “cloud dough” before using flour and baby oil which worked, but made a very big mess!! So this time I decided to add sand to it hoping it would be less messy. I was right, and we will be using this recipe in the future for other batches of Moon Sand. I will give you the measurements we used to make our Halloween Sensory bin with DIY Moon Sand. Continue Reading…