What You Need:

  • Electric Beater
  • Cornmeal
  • Whipped Cream

Instructions:

Using an electric beater, mix together cornmeal and whipped cream.

Benefits For Children:

Great for sensory play and an alternative for Playdough for the little ones who still like to taste everything they get their hands on.

As Dr. Montessori told us, play is the work of children and modeling dough, which has a multi-sensory appeal and fosters creative play; provides children with valuable learning experiences.

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What You Need:

  • Popsicle Sticks
  • String
  • Colorful Strips of Ribbon in all textures and patterns

Instructions:

  1. Glue the sticks in a square
  2. Tie the strings across the square
  3. Weave the ribbons in and out of the loom

Benefits For Children:

Weaving activities help children develop manual dexterity and manipulative skills.