Super Cool Finding Dory Ocean Sensory Bin Activity

This Finding Dory ocean sensory bin was a fun surprise for my kids! They are super excited to see the movie in the theater, so Finding Dory activity was a fun way to celebrate the upcoming release!

This Finding Dory ocean sensory bin is a fun way to celebrate the movie and would be the perfect addition to a Finding Dory birthday party!

My kids have been anxiously awaiting the release of Finding Dory, so I planned a few Finding Dory activities for them to do this week. They were super excited about this!

Related Read: Rainbow Fish Sensory Bin

Plus, Finding Dory just goes with all of the typical fun we enjoy in the summer. Things like ocean sensory bins, ocean play dough and water play outside. And there are so many fun Finding Dory toys out in the stores right now.

Supplies Needed:

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  • Finding Dory toys – we used this set and this one.
  • Large shallow bin
  • Blue food coloring or washable watercolors
  • Blue craft gems (not for use with children under 3 years of age due to choking hazard – use your best judgement on this)
  • The Coral Reef Toob would also go very well with this sensory bin. I just didn’t have time to get it beforehand.
A fun Finding Dory activity for kids! Cool off with this neat water sensory bin!

1.Fill the bin with water. I put in the location I want it and then fill with a hose or several buckets of water.

2. Add a few drops of gel food coloring to the water and stir with a whisk to mix it up. Don’t use too much or it could stain hands a bit. I have never had this problem, but it’s worth noting. noting.

3. Add all of the Finding Dory toys and anything else you want to add to the water bin.

Playing with the Finding Dory Ocean Sensory Bin

A neat Finding Dory activity that kids will love!

My kids were crazy excited to dig in and start playing with the bin. They loved the new Finding Dory toys and had a blast playing with them in the water.

Celebrate the release of Finding Dory with this super cool ocean sensory bin!
This Finding Dory party activity is sure to be a hit at your party!

They played for a really long time with this water sensory bin! My husband and I actually got lots of weeds pulled while they happily played right next to us. Winning!

Your kids will have a blast with this Finding Dory activity!

It was a fun way to cool down on a hot summer (almost) day and it engaged them so well because it featured Finding Dory and played on their excitement for the movie!

This Finding Dory activity is a great way to cool down this summer or an awesome party activity!

Here are some more ocean activities for preschoolers!

Sensory Play Activities and Sensory Bins

Rainbow Fish Sensory Bin

Suspended Ocean Creature Discovery Bottle from Preschool Inspirations

Ocean Inspired Art from Munchkins and Moms

DIY Ocean Clip Cards from Life Over C’s

Five Little Fishies Song and Counting Printable from Stay at Home Educator

Ocean Memory Game from Simple Fun for Kids