Tag: Sensory play

Top Sensory Toys/Resources for Kids

Skip to these resources on our Amazon Shop here Sensory Play (simply put: play that involves one or more of the 5 senses) can be extremely enjoyable for children. In my experience is can be very beneficial and therapeutic for some children with special educational needs.  We often […]

Review: Petting Zoo

This week we discovered a fantastic, sensory game that encourages turn taking and is easy to play for children aged 2 plus, called Petting Zoo (Learning Resources)  Beautifully presented, the game comprises of 6 textured farm animals, a large, red barn with a hole in one side and […]

Review: Playfoam

My children really enjoy Sensory Play and so we were thrilled to try out Playfoam by Learning Resources. Playfoam is made up of tiny, coloured, squashy foam beads that all stick together. It can be moulded into different shapes…or just squished and squashed for the pure fun of […]

Dinosaur ‘Fossil’ Hunting Sensory Activity 

Here’s a fun, Sensory Activity for children to play that also helps develops Fine motor control and hand strength…and a love of dinosaurs! Dinosaur fossil hunting Sensory Play.. #sensorydinohunt In terms of science…no it’s not very true to life, but for younger children it’s a great introduction to […]

Modelling Favourites Pack by Early Years Resources

We’ve been squishing, squeezing, stamping and snipping with our Modelling Favourites Pack from Early Years Resources this week. A fantastic kit for practising fine motor skills and fostering creativity. Included in the huge pack are eight (brightly coloured) very soft dough, a wide variety of negative and positive […]