10 Autumn-Themed Sensory Activities

10 Autumn-Themed Sensory Activities

By giving children the opportunity to investigate materials, you’re helping them develop and refine their cognitive, social and emotional, physical, creative and language skillsets. Here is a collection of 10 Fall themed Sensory Activities children can do to sharpen various skills.

Pumpkin Slime Putty
Good For: Sensory Exploration

 

Fall Button Tree
Good For: Fine motor skills

 

Yarn Wrapping
Good For:  Fine motor skills and sensory exploration

 

Sensory Bin
Good For: fine motor, pre-scissor practice, sensory exploration, independent play, cooperative play, language development

 

Ten Red Apples

Good For: Sensory Exploration

 

Bobbing for apples 

Good For: fine motor, counting, sorting

 

Apple Picking

Good For: fine motor, learning colors, pretend play, gross motor, sensory exploration

 

Fall Tree Letter Matching

Good For: letter recognition ability,  fine motor skills

 

Leaf Lacing
Good For: Fine motor skills

 

Another Fall themed sensory bin

Good for: child’s visual and descriptive skills, expand their sense of touch, creativity, and adventure

 

EXTRA

3 fun activities for motor play