Here are fun water bin sensory play ideas for kids that can be used to address a variety of needs, with various themes. Kids will love these water bin play ideas! Adding sensory play into a water bin is an easy way to explore the senses, challenge tactile and sensory systems, and encourage development of skills such as fine motor skills, bilateral coordination, crossing midline, visual motor skills, coordination, confidence, and language. Kids love so many sensory activities when you simply add water. Scroll on to find some creative ways to encourage play and development of skills with simple water bins.
Water Play for Kids
(and let’s face it…YOU will be having a little fun, too 😉 The nice thing is that now that the series is complete, you can check out all of the water play ideas at once.
Water Bin Play…
And here are links to the fun water bins over at Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails:
Week 1: Lavender/Purple Water Bin by FSPDT
Week 2: Beach Luau Water Bin by FSPDT
Week 3: Swamp Water Bin by FSPDT
Week 4: Pool Noodle Water Bin by FSPDT
Week 5: Color Match Water Bin by FSPDT