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Many times, sensory play is overthought – there’s the elaborate set ups which are clearly made with love and care, but quite often (or pretty much all the time in our case) It’s the simple ideas that are most engaging…


Take some visual inspiration for your next sensory tray. As always, remember to follow the child when using themes and use what you have – there is no need to go out and buy anything special!


Have you seen the IKEA Flisat table? As soon as I saw it on Little Lifelong Learners Instagram feed, I knew I had to have one! It makes perfect sense for sensory play and even helps to minimise the mess Read more…


The Inspirational Educators interview and blog post series will feature a range of educators from around the globe. There’s set to be an awesome line up of interviewees so read on to find out more!


Is it hot where you are? It’s set to reach 36c in Vienna this weekend and it feels stifling! Sometimes you’ll find us at the pool, but that isn’t always possible so here are 10 simple activities to try with Read more…


Over recent months, I have noticed that Miss 3 has started to gradually move away from more typical ‘messy’ sensory play activities, preferring instead to undertake practical tasks. This watermelon and orange juice we made with the citrus juicer really Read more…