Discovery Bottles

Collection by The Big A Word

The Big A Word
Rubber loom bands in a discovery bottle Loom Band Discovery Bottles by Teach Preschool Sensory Bottles For Toddlers, Sensory Bags, Sensory Activities, Infant Activities, Activities For Kids, Motor Activities, Sensory Table, Winter Activities, Preschool Science

Rubber loom bands in a discovery bottle

Discovery bottles will bring wonder into your classroom! Last week I shared with you how we used rubber loom bands to make our own musical instruments. Well, I collected way more loom bands than I needed for that particular process so while home on spring break, my grandson and I came up with a way to

Floating Word Discovery Bottles, a beautiful, relaxing bottle of swirling and floating words to inspire curiosity in young children Sensory Bottles, Sensory Bins, Literacy Activities, Activities For Kids, Reading Activities, Sensory Art, Sensory Rooms, Indoor Activities, Therapy Activities

Floating Word Discovery Bottles

Create beautiful discovery bottles of swirling and floating words to inspire curiosity in young children and creativity in older kids and adults.

Illuminated Discovery Bottles using submersible lights, water beads and jumbo test tubes Baby Sensory, Sensory Toys, Sensory Activities, Activities For Kids, Preschool Science, Science Classroom, Science For Kids, Science Projects, Science Experiments

Illuminated Discovery Bottles

While in a craft store recently, I came across submersible lights. Immediately my wheels began to turn and I began to think of the possibilities. I bought a pack of submersible lights and some water

I Spy Bottles - happy hooligans - rainbow "discovery bottles" for play- Brandon loved these when he was 2 and Hannah's gymnastics teacher had them at the gym. Creative Activities, Sensory Activities, Craft Activities For Kids, Classroom Activities, Toddler Activities, Toddler Classroom, Toddler Preschool, Toddler Crafts, Kids Crafts

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Making I Spy Sensory Bottles can help preschoolers with colour recognition and fine motor skills. They're a must-have for the playroom and classroom!

Glowing Discovery Bottles -- Fall Invitations to Play - Play Trains! This could be a fun Bulletin Board display idea with a blacklight nearby. Sensory Activities, Activities For Kids, Indoor Activities, Glow Stick Crafts, Neon Crafts, Discovery Bottles, Summer Reading Program, Sensory Bottles, Images And Words

Glowing Discovery Bottles -- Fall Invitations to Play

These glowing discovery bottles, swirling with fall images and words, are fun for kids to make! Part of a series of Fall Invitations to Play.

Needing to spice up your sight word routine? Try these activities for teaching sight words! 10 sight word games for kindergarten and first grade! My favorite is the bowling! Teaching Sight Words, Sight Word Practice, Sight Word Games, Sight Word Activities, Reading Activities, Activities For Kids, Spelling Practice, Autism Activities, Phonics Activities

I LOVE Sight Words!

I can officially say the end of the year is feeling close now! Today was my last instructional day of the after school program! Our official last day is Thursday and we are having a pizza party. Of course it has to be right when I decide to start eating healthy (I have said that before though!). Well, with the after school program coming to an end I had to go out with a BANG! They worked so hard for months on end and have learned so much! I am so proud of them! They deserved the extra fun…

The Adventures of Bear: Rock Sensory Box Sensory Tubs, Sensory Boxes, Baby Sensory, Sensory Activities, Infant Activities, Sensory Play, Activities For Kids, Autism Sensory, Preschool Scavenger Hunt

Rock Sensory Box

It looks so simple, yet the kids are drawn to play in it for long periods of time. I have a spoon and containers next to the box and they are often sorting the rocks into sizes as well as texture.…

Color exploration - inspired by Reggio Emilia. Reggio Emilia Classroom, Reggio Inspired Classrooms, Preschool Science, Preschool Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Science Ideas, Recycled Art, Repurposed, Recycled Bottles

Recycle! Reuse! Redesign! Repurpose! Renew! and RE-INSPIRE!

Talk about turning trash into treasure, the children have repurposed these various bottles and created whimsical works of art. Plastic takes about 450 years to degrade and when you think about millions of plastic bottles piled up for generations, it does give you pause for thought. We reused a variety of clear plastic bottles and stuffed them with brightly colored painted paper towels. Materials: Recycled Bottles Liquid Watercolors Pipettes (dropper) Paper Towels Let’s not forget that the…