The first craft we made was one of those sand art jars like I used to make at the county fair. Ok, I'm showing my age here, but it was a fun childhood memory. Anyway, I washed a plastic honey jar and removed the label. Shayla added layers of colored sand. She enjoyed using a funnel to make it go through.
Here's the finished project! Sorry for the bad photo!
Today's arts and crafts time, we took the leftover salt sand and covered a coloring page. First we printed pages from Hello Kids. Then we used a paint brush to apply a thin layer of glue over areas where we wanted to sprinkle the colored salt. It really makes the pages POP! This is a good fine motor and sensory activity because of the texture of the salt