DIY Light Box for Sensory Play - The Imagination Tree
Create a homemade light table for sensory play and investigation with kids, using simple and affordable items from around the home! About a year ago light tables or boxes suddenly took the kids’ activities online world by storm! I was enamoured by them as I had desperately wanted one in my Reception classroom but...Read More »
Natural Treasure Baskets
A super selection of natural objects that babies prefer to the brightly coloured plastic toys they are often presented with. These objects offer much more scope for discovery and learning covering a spectrum of different weights, textures and sizes. The standard basket is ideal for one baby, whereas the group basket, i
Heuristic Play Part I - The Treasure Basket
Heuristic play was a term coined by child psychologist Elinor Goldschmeid. Heuristic play describes the activity of babies & children as they play with and explore the properties of 'objects'.
Nature Inspired Sensory Bottles
Nature-inspired sensory bottles can be used in many ways. They can be used for safe no mess sensory play, a teaching aid, a time out tool, and to help children (and adults) calm down and unwind. They are also the perfect way for babies and toddlers to safely investigate natural items without the risk of choking on them. DIY Calm Down Jar | Nature Sensory Bottle | Nature Discovery Bottle