Rice play and shells activities :: Play Planner

Great ideas for sensory rice play for toddlers and preschool

25+ rice play ideas

Did you see Nicolette from Powerful Mothering has published a ebook packed full of sensory play ideas for toddlers and preschoolers? The ideas are all based around rice play and include a recipe for colouring your rice and lots of ideas to get the most use out of it.

Nicolette is one of the co-authors of my Zero to Two and Playful Preschool ebooks and she is so good at sensory play ideas.

The Rice Play ebook is just $4.99, available for download worldwide, and you can get your copy here!

(P.S. there’s a great discussion about using food items for play over at Tinkerlab)

Here’s this week’s Play Planner

If you’d like to have a copy of the weekly play planner delivered straight to your e-mail in box, just pop your e-mail address in the box below. The planner will arrive on a Sunday, ready and waiting with a week’s worth of play ideas for the week ahead.

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Monday’s child is…

doing garden jobs for July
Garden activities for July : what to grow, what to harvest, and lots of kids activities

Tuesday’s child is…

shell painting
Shell painting techniques : beautiful kids art project for a beach theme

Wednesday’s child is…

splashing in a flower sensory tub
Love this flower sensory tub - so simple to make, and so pretty to play with.

Thursday’s child is…

painting with the rain
A super rainy day activity for kids: making art using rain!

Friday’s child is…

learning about life under the sea
ocean under the sea activities 1

Saturday’s child is…

doing cool things with rocks! (see all the ideas at BabyCentre)
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Sunday’s child is…

making faces (see how over at No Time for Flash Cards)

 Do hop on over to take a look at Rice Play here!


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