This sensory bin was fairly easy to put together – it’s sand, rocks, popsicle stick cactuses and sand toys.
To make the popsicle stick cactus, I grabbed some green popsicle sticks from a pack I already had and cut them into four pieces. Using my hot glue gun, I attached the cactus arms. I also made sure to put some hot glue on any part that I had cut (to cover the rough bits), so on the outside of the cactus arm as well.
When they were done, they looked like this:
When I put all the supplies in the bin, the invitation to play looked like this:
We will definitely be bringing this one back again – it’s so much fun!
See more about our All About Cactus Week here!