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Touch Box

Touch box-01


  1. Shoebox
  2. Scissors
  3. Variety of items (textured items or items with interesting shapes)


  1. Cut out a hole in the lid of the shoebox and place it on the box.
  2. Without the children seeing, put an item in the box.
  3. Ask a child to guess what the item is by feeling it through the hole. Let the children take turns adding items and guessing what they are.
  4. The items can correspond with the theme of the week.

Book: The GIANT Encyclopedia Of Learning Center Activities For Children 3 to 6
Center: Science/Discovery/Nature
Topic: Boxes
Content: Science
Area: Cognitive
Age: 3 through 4 Years Old
Interaction: Individual Child

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