Easter Sensory Bin

Easter Sensory Bin

For this activity you’ll need:

  • Colored rice
  • Shredded easter paper
  • Plastic Easter eggs
  • Easter container
  • Assortment of Easter themed toys and decorations ( I got all mine at the Dollar store)

This activity:

First she used the plastic eggs to scoop up rice and transfer it to the Easter bucket

Easter Sensory Bin

 

Next she become smitten with the little chicks.

 

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Easter Sensory Bin

I talked to her about how baby chicks come from eggs and so she put the chick inside one of the plastic eggs. This is an example of how you can use sensory bins to introduce new concepts to small children.

Easter Sensory Bin

Next, she used the plastic eggs to transfer rice into each hand which was great for hand-eye coorination

Easter Sensory Bin

 

Next, she gathered all the little “baby” eggs as she called them and put them in her bucket, counting them as she went.

Easter Sensory Bin

 

For the remainder of the time she used the bin for pretend play. She put the baby chicks “night night”.

Easter Sensory Bin

 

Then she needed to make room for the Easter bunny.

Easter Sensory Bin

 

This was such a fun sensory bin. We loved the bright and vibrant spring colors. This is a sensory bin that we will be getting a lot of use out of this spring!

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