Matchstick Colour Sorting Fine Motor Toy

Make a colour sorting fine motor toy using coloured matchsticks to sort and drop! Great for little hands to develop that pincer grasp and, concentration and hand:eye co-ordination, as well as begin to differentiate and sort by colour.Match stick colour drop fine motor sorting game for preschoolers

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Salt Tray and Gem Pattern Making

Enjoy some playful maths activities with this salt tray and gem pattern making provocation! So simple and low cost, with plenty of opportunities for extending the learning and being creative too!

Invitation to make patterns in a salt tray

I set out an Invitation to Play and create with two

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Star Dust Sensory Writing Tray

Make a star dust sensory writing tray to create a magical and exciting early writing experience for young children! Much easier than using a pencil, it also enhances fine motor development and is a great sensory-rich experience to add to the playful literacy repertoire!Sensory writing in magical star dust!Continue reading Star Dust Sensory Writing Tray

Apple Pie Play Dough

 

 

Make some apple pie play dough as a fun pretend play activity and as great practise for fine motor skills and coordination!

Apple pie play dough making activity

 

After making the naturally scented apple play dough last week, we went straight on to playing

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No Cook Apple Play Dough Recipe

Make some naturally scented, no cook apple play dough in just a few minutes! Fabulous for sensory play and great for linking to themes about Autumn, harvest, fruit and produce as well as simply having lots of fun of course!DIY no-cook apple play dough recipe. This smells wonderful!Continue reading No Cook Apple Play Dough Recipe