Fall Rice Sensory Bin

This is a fun and easy fall sensory bin. I love it because it has two different textures mixed together.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

What I love about sensory bins is that this is open play for most of the time. You can give them the tools but they play how they want to play. They create their own learning experience. For the most part I sit with her for few minutes and answer her questions. My youngest Mary loves plays with the bins all by herself. She creates her own play with whatever she is given.

What you need: bin, table toppers (pumpkins, leaves & acorns) from the Target Dollar section, rice, cups and Easy Grip Tweezers.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

For today’s play this is what Mary did:

She sorting the items into the cups and dumped them out.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

She put one acorn in a cup and covered it with rice and pretended to have it grow up to be a tree. Repeated the same activity for the pumpkin as well.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

She put Rice in a cup to cover the other items in the bin.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

She used the Easy Grip Tweezers. to pick up leaves and pumpkins. She said the acorns were to round for her to pick up.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

She also like to just drop rice over the bin and listen to the noise it made on the table toppers.

Fall Rice Sensory Bin

It is always fun to watch them explore new items and play with them in unexpected ways! During the school year we always have a sensory bin for the girls to play with.

Also check out my two other Fall Sensory bins:

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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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4 Responses to Fall Rice Sensory Bin

  1. Jill says:

    Love this hands on learning fun! Thank you for sharing and for linking up this week to the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop 🙂

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  4. Sue Hesse says:

    I love your great ideas.

    Thank you so much for sharing.

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