This is a fun activity to make at home and take on the run whenever a visual distraction is needed. Allow the child to choose colors and shapes to promote sense of control and self-esteem. Different bags can be made to match different moods.

What You Need

  • 1 Large Ziploc® Bag
  • Body Wash
  • Confetti
  • Packaging Tape
  • Food Coloring


  • Squeeze body wash into the bag, add food coloring and confetti.
  • Get out as much air as possible, then seal bag tightly with tape.
  • Bag can be used for children to explore and feel different sensations.

All activities should be supervised by an adult.

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