Rice Sensory Play Ideas for Kids. This fun food colouring project is great for fine motor skills is great for children and toddlers at home. How to create coloured rice shape star sensory tuff spot with left over play dough and a bit of imagination. This fun art project is great for parents as well as the child. Set up this invitation to play while your toddler sleeps for guaranteed smiles and a bit of re-enforced learning.