These Kinetic Sand Activities are perfect for working on fine motor skills. The texture and foldability of the sand allow your preschoolers and toddlers to really create and build with their hands. Working their hands is also working their minds so I suggest adding a few kinetic sand ideas to your next preschool theme or sensory bin. Have fun!
Your preschooler is going to love creating and playing with all these sensory activities.
Sensory Activities with Kinetic Sand
Kinetic Sand Activities for Kids
Kinetic Sand is a calming sensory experience and perfect for tactile therapy play. You can use kinetic sand in so many different ways.
Kinetic sand is just so versatile and fun to play with. Not only is it addictive to dig your fingers in the sand and squeeze it but it’s moldable enough that kids can use it to create and learn as well.
Check out some of these awesome ideas for kinetic activities for kids!
Kinetic sand is the perfect way to create fun sensory bins and activities at home.
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What can I do with kinetic sand?
- Squish it in your hands
- Slice it with a safe pizza cutter or knife made for clay or playdough
- pinch it
- build with it
- use cookie cutters and molds to make shapes
- Hide objects in the sand
- make handprints or footprints on it.
With kinetic sand, there are lots of fun ideas for STEM activities and hands-on learning for preschoolers (and older kids too)! Kinetic sand makes such a fun sensory tool and has so many benefits.
Kinetic Sand Ideas for Preschoolers
Click on the links below for more Kinetic Sand Activities.
- Themed Beach Sensory Bin With Kinetic Sand from amomsimpression.com
- Sight Words In The Sand from icanteachmychild.com
- Kinetic Sand Recipe from momdot.com
- Pirate Treasure Hunt Sensory Bin With Kinetic Sand from musthavemom.com
- Building With Kinetic Sand And Blocks from funlearningforkids.com
- Kinetic Sand Math from leftbraincraftbrain.com
- Kinetic Sand Stamping from picklebums.com
- Dinosaur Dig Kinetic Sand Play from rainydaymum.co.uk
- DIY Mini Sensory Bins from somewhatsimple.com
- Kinetic Sand Pretend Play Food from thecrafttrain.com
- Stamping Compound Words With Kinetic Sand from lifeovercs.com
- Kinetic Sand Alphabet Hunt With Letter Beads from funlearningforkids.com
- Kinetic Sand Math Activity from andnextcomesl.com
- DIY Insect Sensory Bin from simplydesigning.porch.com
- Kinetic Sand Slime from tatertotsandjello.com
- Kinetic Sand Dinosaur Excavation from craftsonsea.co.uk
- How To Make Kinetic Sand At Home from thechaosandtheclutter.com
- Dinosaur Island Sensory Bin With Kinetic Sand from kendallrayburn.com
- How To Put Together A Fun Alphabet Sensory Bin from teaching2and3yearolds.com
- Kinetic Sand Race Track from intheplayroom.co.uk
Kinetic Sand Therapy Activities
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