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 and security.
There are a variety of benefits to sensory play activities such as supporting language development and fine motor skills. It helps develop problem solving skills, social interaction and heightens awareness.