Dinosaur Sensory Play

Forget about Disney on Ice this week we really enjoyed playing with Dinosaurs in Ice! This was a multi faceted sensory experience whereby the children did ice paintings as well as play with the dinosaurs! Materials for Dinosaur Sensory Play dinosaurs pom poms popsticks food colouring add interest by adding glitter to frozen dinosaurs You […]

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Science Sensory Play

Hands on sensory play that allows children to investigate and experiment is essential. Having a tray of water (always under close supervision) with items that can be sorted into floating and sinking was this weeks activity! The water was shallow so we spoke about weight – how come a whole apple site in the water […]

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Honey Shop Play

My Dad has a bee hive and loves his bees! I love to include part of me and my history within my class. The kids love learning a little bit about my family! We have the most amazing honey as the bees collect pollen from the beautiful Native West Australian Bush! The honey is absolutely […]

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Safari Sensory Play

A safari themed sensory play is easy to create. I have a great black tray that the children can sit round or stand round and play. Each week I change this play so it is different and sensory. One week may be jelly, play dough, goop. Basically something that encourages fine motor development as well […]

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Sea Sensory Play

Sensory play is essential for young children. It is wonderful to see children get lost in their sensory play. Making up stories as they talk with friends. Here is my sea theme sensory play I introduced a few weeks ago. Ask Parents to Help with Your Sensory Play On my roster parents on their weekly […]

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Time For Play

A quality early childhood program will have play at the heart of it. Do you allow time for play? Not just a time to play but a time FOR play. When there is time you will notice children hit another level of creativity. When time is given they will initiate play that almost feels like […]

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