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Rainbow Foam Sensory Bin

This sensory play rainbow foam is the perfect texture for lots and lots of fun! This recipe is for one colour. Multiply recipe for more colours.
Prep Time5 mins
Keyword: kids activities, sensory bins, sensory play
Yield: 1 Colour


  • Kitchen Spoons
  • Mixing Bowls
  • Play Bin
  • Hand Mixer


  • 2/3 Cup Water
  • 1/3 Cup Baby Shampoo
  • 1/4 Cup Corn Starch
  • Food Colouring


  • First, mix together the water and corn starch until there are no clumps
  • Add the rest of the ingredients and use a hand mixer to mix them together. Mix them until the foam is "stiff".
  • Create a rainbow by repeating the same steps with different food colouring!
  • Pour the foam into a bin and add glitter, toys, kitchen spoons, or whatever you'd like for your children to play!
  • Enjoy!