Sandbox Treasure Hunt
30 mins

Sandbox Treasure Hunt

Digging through sand is great sensory play and improves fine motor skills, but it's also just an adventure.

outdoors, sandbox, search, hands

What you'll need

  1. Sandbox with Coverbuy item
  2. Plastic Toysbuy item

Step by step guide

  1. You can use a large sandbox, or just an under-the-bed box and a bag of sand
  2. Hide some items in the sand, with larger items hidden for younger children
  3. Make up a story for why they are searching for treasure
  4. Time the kids or see who can find the most items before they're all found
  5. Let older kids hide the items for each other to find