Making coloured salt is super easy, affordable and taste safe (it’s not recommended, but it’s safe…). Coloured salt is a great sensory exploration experience and we love using our in sensory play or in our writing trays.
- Salt (cooking salt or table salt)
- Food colouring
- Place the salt in a zip lock bag and a few drops of food colouring
- Shake and squish the bag to coat the salt
- Pour onto a baking tray covered in baking paper to dry
Super easy and simple to make coloured salt. So, there’s no excuses not to give this a go when you are looking for a new sensory option.
Some resources that go perfectly with the coloured salt are: