Apples are a staple of fall, and while we have apple theme activities ranging from bobbing for apples to using them for science art projects, this time we’re looking at fun ways to use them to create apple sensory bins for toddler and preschool sensory play.
These sensory activities are all perfect for those of you who need a sensory activity for your kids with a fall focus! You could use these apple sensory activities for fine motor practice, or to go with a fall or apple theme in your classroom.
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Apple Sensory Bins
Welcome the scents of fall with this scented Apple Cinnamon Sensory Bin.
All you need is two ingredients to make this easy Simple Apple Sensory Bin.
Practice fine motor skills and have some fun with this cool “Bobbing” for Apples Fine Motor Fall Activity
This Apple Sensory Bin with Water is a great opportunity for your kids to work on their fine motor skills.
Let your kids explore and learn about apples with this cool Magnetic Apples Sensory Bin.
Create your own orchard indoors with this Apple Orchard Sensory Bin.
If you are looking for an easy fall sensory table for your fall theme, you can’t go wrong with this Easy Apple Sensory Table.
This quick and easy Apple Washing Bin Sensory Activity is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers to do as part of an apple or fall theme.
Your kids will love playing with this amazing scented Apple Pie Sensory Bin with Scented Cloud Dough.
This Oatmeal Apple Sensory Bin is a fun hands-on sensory activity for the classroom.
This Apple Pie Themed Sensory Bin is a cheap and easy sensory bin to put together when you’re short on time!
If you’re looking for a sensory activity that is just as good as it smells, you’ve got to try this Colorful Apple Sensory Play.
GET A FULL SET OF APPLE THEME ACTIVITIES
Help children learn more about apples in a playful hands-on way with the apple activities in this comprehensive set of lesson plans for preschool, PreK and TK classrooms. This apple theme preschool lesson plan pack can be used during the fall, back-to-school time, in conjunction with a fruit theme, aligned with exploring the letter A, etc. Watch this short video to see just a few examples of the types of activities and printables included in this set:
This set includes active hands-on learning ideas and the following printables:
- Apple Number Cards (0-35)
- “Counting Apples” emergent reader
- “I See Apples” emergent reader
- Apple Letters (uppercase and lowercase in both red and green)
- Apple Life Cycle Cards (in color and b/w)
- Label the Apple Diagram (in color and b/w) with labeling cards
- Apple Pattern Cards
- Put the Apples on the Tree Game Mat
- Editable cover and pages for a class apple book
Also available on Teachers Pay Teachers.