The week that they learned about dinosaurs she set up a little dinosaur dig for them. Miss Kami used small plastic dinosaurs and fossilized insects that she brought back from a trip to Utah.
You can use water for both sides of the table, or sand, or both! Does the sand sometimes mix with the water? It sure does. Try as we might, those little ones love mixing the two and using the water to wash the sand off of their hands. Thankfully there is a drain plug on each side that makes changing the water quick and easy!
Here are some other great sand and water sensory activities!