Make a miniature farm in a tray (and a cool sensory experience) using grass seeds and their favourite little toys. Watch the grass grow and encourage your kids to make up their own stories using the figurines. via Disney FamilyFun.
ICE THEME Dinosaur eggs ready to be hatched, the children loved this activity (small world dinosaurs, frozen overnight in coloured water in a balloon) they used tools and salt to hatch the Dino babies EYFS
brilliant idea using shaving foam and small world items could be done on a tuff spot to icrease area of play for a nursery or reception class. check this site out :The Imagination Tree: Small World Play: The Park in the Snow!
ROBOTS: Wouldn't this be an engaging provocation. It's a pity the link doesn't go through to the original source. I would have liked to see how the children approached this activity as well as some background about how the interest in robots evolved.