My two younger children, Rebecca (age 12) and Benjamin (age 9) bought something called “Kinetic Sand” at Michael’s a few weeks ago.
I like the Kinetic Sand because I always enjoy when they do something creative, and it isn’t very messy.
They like it because it feels good and it’s relaxing, as Rebecca said. (And it is actually very soothing, for any age. All five of us have enjoyed using it.)
They like to use cookie cookies and butter knives to create things, and they like to work on it either while watching TV or while I read to them.
Here are two time-lapse videos Rebecca made: