Oats and jelly; socking some oats for 2 hours or until they are soft and setting jelly in the fridge, scoop the two into a box (or a bath to contain the fun) add spoons bowls and cups for the children to practice scooping, pouring and exploring. Great way to support hand eye coordination.
Bubble wrap stomping; Using left over bubble wrap (from packaging) wrap this around and tap as boots over your feet (you can also use old socks with rubber grips). Then gentle step into paint, before stomping around on left over wallpaper rolls or large sheets of paper to make colourful bubbly footprints
Moon sand fun; make your own moon sand by mixing together 4 cups of sand, 2 cups of corn flour, 1 cup of water add food colouring to the water to colour the sand – once created you can have hours of fun making shapes, castles or simply enjoying some sensory exploration
Corn starch exploration; using corn flour and water, make a dough mixing the two together. See what happens when you leave it for the water to separate a little – can you stand on it? Is this liquid or solid, explore if you can make it hard or keep it runny? The possibilities of questions are endless...
Hola Hoop Challenges; Using a large holla hoop challenge each other to;
See if you can beat you own personal best score.
Optional extra; shred lettuce, slice tomatoes, beetroot and pickles to add to your urger and serve with sauces.