Home made toddler water table. Two separate tables, linked by chute. Pump in sump basin under short table recirculates water to 3-way valve on side of tall table. Kids can select fountain mode or waterfall by turning handle. Cost about $125 in materials. Table bases are made from 2x4's cut like lincoln logs. So, for winter storage, we can disassamble and stack in a smaller storage area.
Use PVC pipe to make a sand and water table for kids! My 2, 4, and 6 year olds have been loving this sensory play table. I am loving the fact that you can change out the tubs and do either water or sand (or something else!) but not have both out at the same...Read More »
Bring a basket of loose parts, natural materials and other pieces to the water table. First ask them to guess which sink or float and then ask them to see if they were right or not.This activity is good to see how materials interact with water.