What is a sand saucer?

A sand saucer is a small mini environment usually placed in a saucer of sand. Made by children it's a way of raising money at school fairs. Each child creates their own mini environment in a saucer, a container is placed in front of the saucer for coins to vote for your favourite.

A sand saucer is normally composed of a dish of dirt or sand, with small plants, flowers and figurines placed in it to create a miniature scene.