DIY: Two-Ingredient Sensory Dough (Moon Sand)

Moon Sand can be made easily at home. This sand is used to help preschoolers  explore their senses, build fine motor skills, and of course play!


  • 1 Cup of baby oil
  • 8 Cups of flour
  • 1 Plastic bin
  • Different food coloring
  • Plastic molds


1-In a bowl mix the oil and flour together and add the food coloring

2-One or many food coloring can be used as the same time

3-Transfer the sensory dough to a bin. The bin can be set inside or outside depending on the weather.

4-A child is encouraged to touch the dough or run their fingers through it