Sensory Play

Child development and sensory play

Sensory play enhances learning through hands-on activities that stimulate the senses. Sensory play builds nerve connections in the brain's pathways, which lead to the child's ability to complete more complex learning tasks. It opens the door for free play, builds confidence and provides a sense of accomplishment.

There are a variety of benefits to sensory play such as increasing concentration and focus attention, it supports language development and fine, gross motor skills.  It also helps problem solving skills and social interaction, promotes cognitive development and heightens awareness and improves alertness. 

  • Lead participants to explore their environment.
  • Provides a sense of security