Observing A playing with sensory bins is fascinating.
I see brain wheels turning: problem solving. Creative problem solving is a main key for successful school performance and the adult world.
Similar to Montessori/Reggio, I’m not concerned with colored rice etc. My goal is to provide contrasts and action, she practiced placing and removing the lid on the cup as much as she did scooping.
Supplies: Mung Beans, shamrocks, green and gold coins, small cup with lid, measuring cups, spoons, pie plate, jingle bells, poms .
For Green eggs and Ham, substitute plastic eggs for Shamrocks