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DIY Kinetic Sand

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DIY Kinetic Sand is a do it yourself project designed for children with sensory processing disorder to do. The DIY Kinetic Sand is indoor play sand with properties of motion that can be used for people with learning disabilities to enhance their sensory awareness, fine motor skills, and creativity. Kinetic Sand soothes and engages both kids and adults in schools, at work, in therapy sessions, and at home. Users can squeeze it, shape it, build with it. It continually rearranges itself and moves like dense fluid without making a mess.

Technical Specifications: 

Step One: Gather materials.

  • 4 cups sand.
  • 2 1/2 cups flour.
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil.

Step Two: Mix the sand and flour together in a bowl.

Step Three: Stir in the oil. Combine well.

Step Four: Play.

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as of: 
11/27/2018
Additional Pricing Notes: 
do it yourself
DIY Kinetic Sand

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The Chaos and The Clutter
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The Chaos and The Clurtter is a website/blog administered by Sharla Kostelyk, a mother of 5, with children with special needs. She shares her experience with some homemade sensory products and with her life. She says... I want you to find happiness in the chaos and the clutter. As a disorganized, creative, scattered, homeschooling mother of seven, including five with Special Needs, I spent years feeling like I wasn’t measuring up to the “perfect” moms I knew. I would walk around my house, stepping over toys, crunching a dry Cheerio underfoot, passing by a pile of papers, and trying to ignore the mountain of laundry that seemed to grow by the second, and I would feel like a failure. I felt overwhelmed and stressed out and sometimes was grouchy with my kids as a result, only adding to my feelings of guilt. I tried every organizational system in the book, but mastered none. I was letting the best years with my children slip away and was determined that if I could not change the state of the house, at least I could change my attitude.   At The Chaos and The Clutter, I share with you some of my small victories. I am real. I tell the truth about the imperfect parent that I am. I hope that this will be a place where people can be their true “mismatched socks because there weren’t any clean ones” selves! My everyday life is never ordinary. Most days, I still feel like I am drowning in the busyness! I don’t pretend to have all the answers, but I will share anything that has helped me, anything that hasn’t, and the humorous moments in between. Another type of clutter that I am trying to get rid of is financial clutter. There is just no happiness to be found there! We are trying to climb out of debt and I will also share those tips I learn along the way. I hope that you will join me in trying to find the blessings and the joy in among the chaos and the clutter!
Web Address: 
http://www.thechaosandtheclutter.com