Beach Sensory Bin

It is full on summer here and we are really enjoying it. We love to go to the beach but can’t always happen. Today we are bring the beach to us! Check out our fun Beach Sensory Bin! This goes great with the Free Beach Pack.

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With all our sensory bins or activities I really do try and team them up with a book. We read the book: Seashells by the Seashore. I love the idea of looking for shells. This books also has information about different types of shells in the back of the book.

What you need for this sensory bin activity: sand, sea shells, cups, hermit crab and crab

Beach Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

The first thing they did was explore what was in the bit. They took out the crabs and went search for all the shells in the bin. They loved the feel of the sand.

Beach Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

After they got everything out they just wanted to play with the sand. This is not just sand it is the connectic sand that is easy to mold and hold its shape and sticks to itself really easy.

Beach Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

They made some fun shell imprints into the sand and see how different each of the shells were.

Beach Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

They then just had fun with everything. They buried crabs and shells in the sand to find. They made a little while with the cups of the sad and just had fun seeing what they could create and do. They really enjoyed just exploring all parts of the bin that they could do.

Beach Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

Check out all the ocean and beach themed activities on 3 Dinosaurs. You will find arts & Crafts and printables.

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About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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7 Responses to Beach Sensory Bin

  1. What a wonderful play space! I love the beach theme.

  2. That sand looks pretty awesome! What a fun way to “go” to the beach – and you don’t even need sunscreen! lol!

  3. Jill says:

    This looks like a fun beach sensory bin packed with lots of learning fun 🙂

  4. Ashley says:

    That looks like some fun sand! Love the crabs too!

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