Hidden Puzzle Sensory Bin



Take your puzzles to the next level by hiding the pieces in a sensory bin!


  • Puzzle with large pieces
  • Rice (or something else for the sensory bin or beans)
  • Container/bin
  • Sweep/dust pan


  • Fill your bin/container with enough rice to submerge your puzzle pieces
  • Bury your large puzzle pieces into the sensory bin.
  • Model how to sift and look through the rice to find the puzzle pieces.
  • This activity can be messy, model sweeping the rice up and get your tot involved.