Eyeball Sensory Bin

Halloween has so many different things you can explore. This Eye Ball Sensory Bin was lots of fun to explore different weights. There were different eyeballs that were very light to hold and the rock was very heavy compared to the erasers. This was also great to look at the shapes of the eyes ball and what was different about them.

Eyeball Sensory Bin - a fun activity to sort throught rocks and eyeball erasers. 3Dinosaurs.com

We read the book Scary, Scary Halloween. It has some great pictures of eyes in the background and we also had fun looking at the different pumpkin eyes in the book. There are also parts of the book that we thought might be eyes as well. We had lots of fun reading it. The book is by Eve Bunting and illustrations by Jan Brett.

What you need: round eyeball erasers (found ours at Target), flat eyeball erasers (found ours at Target), colored wiggle eyes, and black rocks.

Eyeball Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

She looked through and played with all the items in the bin. The white stood out very well in the black rocks. She really loved the round eyeballs. She tired on all the colors of eyes in place of her eyes. It was tons of fun.

Eyeball Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

We did a little bit of sorting of some of the items from the bin. We sorting he white eyes. It was sorting into flat eyes and round eyes. Once they were all sorted we talked about which had more and which had less.

Eyeball Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

She sorted the flat erasers into three piles. There were 3 colors: orange, green and blue. We worked on a making some patterns with the flat eyeballs. I picked one pattern and she did the next pattern.

Eyeball Sensory Bin - 3Dinosaurs.com

This was a simple sensory bin and did not take more than 2 minutes to put it together. Sometimes simple is nice to have.

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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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6 Responses to Eyeball Sensory Bin

  1. Pingback: Halloween Cookie Cutter Fun | 3 Dinosaurs

  2. Ah, I wondered what those neat eyeballs were. Erasers! Great idea for a bin for sure. Stopping by from Mom’s Library.

  3. Carla says:

    LOVE the erasers too!!

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  5. Deborah says:

    Eww, those eyeballs look so creepy. What a fantastic sensory bin for Halloween.

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