Do your Lil’s love water play?
Do they mimic everything you do?
Want to kill 30 minutes?
Check out our latest sensory bin!
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Water + Dish Soap + Fruits & Veggies = Water Sensory Bin MAGIC!
So simple.
So fun.
And your Lil’ is learning to wash their fruits and veggies before eating.
*Bonus – your pretend food is getting cleaned!

Lil’ Explorers Focus Skills


  • Engage in pretend play
  • Utilize familiar props for their intended purpose (use a phone to call someone) and invent new purposes for them


  • Understand 3 of the 5 senses to make observations

Fine Motor Skills

  • Coordinate the use of hands, wrists, and fingers to complete tasks that require more precise movements
  • Engage in activities that require hand-eye coordination with increasing accuracy

Required Materials

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Wash Bin

*Play Food


*Dish Soap

Step #1
Fill the wash bin with water.
Step #2
Add a few drops of dish soap.
Step #3
Place some play food in the bin.
Step #4
Place the bin on a towel (optional) and invite your Lil’ to play.

Teacher Tip

To make this a more practical life skill, skip the soap and play food and instead rinse your fresh fruits and veggies.


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