DIY Paint Sensory Activity
Babies, toddlers and kids absolutely love to paint and this DIY Window Paint Sensory Activity is perfect for them! Ditch the store bought paint for a non-toxic, taste-safe substitute that will provide hours of safe sensory play for kids of all ages!
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What you need:
1/2 cup flour
1/2 cup salt
1/2 cup water
Food colouring (at least three colours)
What to do?
1- Blend 1/2 cup of flour with 1/2 cup of salt.
2- Add 1/2 cup of water (you can add more water if you want your paint thinner).
3- Mix until smooth.
4- Divide into three sandwich bags or containers and add a few drops of food colouring to each bag.
5- Squish them up until the “paint” is well blended.
What kind of learning opportunities does this craft provide?
- Builds new brain connections
- Increases the child’s ability to absorb what they are learning
- Has a calming effect
- Helps develop memory skills
- Develops fine motor and language skills
- Encourages self control
Note: As with all of our activities, we recommend full supervision because, as we know, little ones like to explore with all of their senses - including their mouths!