Give your child the tools to build her own sandy roadway, complete with street signs and cars.
Activity for an individual child
Age group: 18-40 months
Duration of activity: 20 minutes
- Sand box with sand
- Flat spatula
- Small toy cars and trucks
- Small blocks (optional)
- Toy or handmade mini road signs (optional)
This activity combines the fun of sensory play with your child's imagination. You can also adapt this activity for any outdoor dirt area.
- Show your child how to use the spatula to draw roads and passageways in the sand.
- Let him create the roadways and then drive the vehicles around.