Celebrate Dr Seuss’ birthday this March 2nd with this fun list of eleven Seuss sensory play ideas inspired by our pick of the most popular Dr Seuss books.
Whether you’re a fan of Red Fish, Blue Fish, One Fish, Two Fish or Wacky Wednesday or The Fox in Socks, there is a Seuss-inspired sensory play idea here for you. Try one or two, red or blue!
11 Dr Seuss Sensory Play Ideas
Lorax Inspired Sensory Bin: A fantastic bin for inspiring story retelling, this one brings together all of the key elements of The Lorax with simple materials (via Happy Mothering)
Cat in the Hat Playdough Fun: Playdough is such a great sensory resource and this cool Cat in the Hat playdough invitation is sure to inspire lots of sensory exploration (from Fun-A-Day).
Bartholemew and the Oobleck Sensory Activity: Making oobleck is so simple and playing with it, so much fun! A super sensory play idea! (via Teach Beside Me).
Ten Apples Up On Top Math Sensory Bin: This fun sensory bin combines math and early literacy with sensory exploration (via Little Bins for Little Hands).
Dr Seuss Rice Bin with Rhyming Activity: A fun rice play bin with words! (via Little Bins For Little Hands)
Fox in Socks Sensory Bin: Who knew you could have so much fun with a bunch of socks! (from Catch a Star Ideas)
Grinch Sensory Bin: Love the Grinch-y green of this sensory rice play! (via I Can Teach My Child)
Red Fish, Blue Fish, Science Sensory Bin: A super, snowy sensory activity with a fun added science element (via Parenting Chaos).
10 Apples Up on Top Inspired Sensory Bin: Apple pie spice makes a wonderful sensory addition to cloud dough (from Views From a Stepstool).
Dr Seuss Sensory Bin with Kinetic Sand: Combine the Cat in the Hat with kinetic sand for this fun sensory bin (from The Educator’s Spin on It).
The Lorax Sensory Play Bin: A sweet invitation to create a forest of truffula trees for imaginative play (via Lemon Lime Adventures).
For even more story inspired sensory play ideas, check out our Super Sensory Bins post.