Sensory play is essentially any activity that involves the child’s senses: taste, smell, touch, sight, and hearing. Often combining the use of multiple senses, this form of play helps children develop these senses and also encourages children to think critically.
During the toddler years there is never a dull moment, or a private one for that matter. With a little imagination you can include your best little buddy in your daily routine and get some work done, too. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
We are sure that you will have a ton of fun with your 2-year-old with these activities, and they are sure to inspire many hours of creative play.
As more children face health struggles, due to poor diets and lack of exercise, it is important that we reach out about nutrition. These fun activities will help toddlers learn about the importance of nutrition.
These fun outdoor activities will enhance your toddler's development and we are pretty sure that you will enjoy getting outside in the fresh air for a little al fresco fun.
As toddler grows, he will be more inquisitive about materials and textures, means that art activities for children are essential. Check out Art Activities for Toddlers for more.
Summer's here and you need a break already! Here are some independent play ideas that have worked well in my family.
Sensory play is the process of stimulating your child's senses, through structured activities and play. Each play session can be designed to bring alive one or more of the five senses; sight, taste, touch, smell and sound.