Early Years Resources stocks a large selection of sand and water play resources for children and can be used in a home environment, school playgrounds, nurseries or any early years educational settings. Choose from our excellent choices of sand and water tables, sand and water trays and tubs, wooden sandboxes, water play resources, EYFS curriculum resources, sand and water toys and accessories. Sand play and water play develops fine motor skills, hand eye coordination, sensory perception, language development and problem solving skills in children.
Early years sand and water play encompasses every strand of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum, as it enables children to explore and investigate whilst learning through play. Sand and Water play covers personal, social and emotional development which enables children to work independently and cooperate, extend imagination and build confidence. Creative and aesthetic development by experimenting with moulds, sand play toys and water play toys. Physical development by developing fine motor skills through pouring, filling, stirring, digging, patting, drawing, pushing, etc and balance and spatial awareness. Knowledge and appreciation of the environment by making physical features such as hills or changing the nature of sand by adding water.
Water play and Sand play also introduces children to science, technology, numeracy and literacy. Whether it is sifting sand or pouring water, or experimenting with just how much you need to make a sand or water mill turn, children will improve their hand eye coordination. By joining others in blowing bubbles or making sand castles, they will develop social skills and enhance their knowledge and understanding of the world as they explore why objects sink and float.
Our extensive range of sand and water tables included equipment from well known suppliers such Step 2, TP and Seaweenies. You'll find all the sand play and water play resources that you need to provide an excellent experience for children.
Our range of water play and sand play equipment for children is second to none and includes a wealth of buckets, spades, rakes, sieves, watering cans and wheel barrows, not forgetting our range of play sand in a variety of colours. We even have a range of Literacy and Numeracy resources for sand and water play. Obviously, with water and sand play comes mess, we have everything you could need for storage and cover up, from aprons and smocks to table covers and mats.