Mother’s Day Art and Craft Resources

Mother’s Day or Mothering Sunday is celebrated on the second Sunday of March annually; this year, Mother’s Day falls on March 10 2013. Mother’s Day is a special day for celebrating mums, motherhood and the influence of mothers in our society.  Here at Early Years Resources we have a whole range of art and craft resources to create your own Mother’s Day gifts, cards and decorations.  Perfect for use in early years educational settings, primary schools, by childcare professionals and in the home. Mother’s Day Card Making Accessories These selection... Read More


Early Years Resources Winter Sale

Save up to 80% on selected items items in the Early Years Resources Sale.  We have a great selection of discounted educational supplies, end of range resources, art and craft, books, teaching aids and toys for children. We’ve added new and exciting products to our ever expanding sales section. We also have a fantastic competition to win a Christmas Art and Craft activity pack, visit our competition page, enter you name and email for your chance to win. Looking for Gift Ideas for Children this Christmas? The Early Years Resources... Read More

Best Toys for Toddlers 2012

Early Years Resources are excited to announce our range of predicted best selling toys for toddlers Christmas 2012. These toys are hand selected by our team of experts who take into consideration the quality, likeability and affordability. These toys for toddlers, babies and preschoolers are designed to enhance early childhood development by introducing them to different sounds, textures and colours.   Top 10 Toys for Toddlers Play N Sound Mat – This soft textured foam play mat is brightly coloured with lift out puzzle pieces, baby safe mirrors and musical... Read More

Autumn & Winter Festivals Catalogue Now Out

Early Years Resources are excited to be sharing with you all our winter festivals range. We have everything you could need from Halloween to Advent to Chinese New Year. The first religious event in the autumn educational calendar is going to be Divali which will be held on 13th November. Divali  also known as the festival of lights is the most important festivals of the year for Hindus. Traditionally Hindu families will spend this time in their homes performing traditional activities together. Diwali commemorates the return of Lord Rama from his 14-year-long exile and... Read More

Childminder Event 10/08/2012

Exclusive Educational Sale Event

The Sun was certainly shining on Saturday morning and it was nice to see alot of you for our exclusive childminder sale event. We had some great clearance bargains and it was also a great chance for the team to meet our customers face to face! We had a great range of books, arts and crafts,  imaginative play, numeracy products and much more all for under half price!!! Did you attend let us know what you thought or any suggestions for next time?? Are you in the Manchester area and would like... Read More


Anyone for Tennis?

Although we cannot provide the strawberries and cream, nor make the sun shine on centre court, we at EYR have been following Wimbledon and the more active among us have even been inspired to pick up a racquet! If we had started younger who knows what we could have achieved? Tennis is a great way to keep children active and develop hand eye co-ordination and ball skills. Look in our Active Play range for a variety of early sports equipment, including mini rackets, mini foam tennis balls and plastic tennis sets. Who knows,... Read More


Oh I do like to be beside the seaside …

As the final Summer half term begins, all our thoughts are turning towards seaside holidays. We thought we would highlight our seaside themed resources to enhance your summer topics. For younger children, we have a fantastic range of sand and water accessories to suit all budgets, just perfect for your sand and water trays. To complement a seaside theme we have pirate dressing up outfits, and pirate ships and figures. We also have a great selection of ocean creature sets and ocean themed products. For older children, our history and geography section includes many seaside/holiday... Read More

2012 Olympic Games 08/06/2012

Olympic Countdown

Well, we’re finally on countdown to the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games. At EYR we were very excited as the Olympic torch travelled within a whisker of us! It really brought home how soon this magnificent spectacle will be unfolding before our eyes, and how schools, nurseries and Early Years settings will be celebrating with their own sports days, fun days and summer celebrations. It’s not too late to order from our Olympics and Active Play sections, or Summer Brochures. All orders will be dispatched within 48 working... Read More


Superheroes save the day!

At Early Years Resources, we have been thinking about how versatile the topic of Superheroes is, and how it excites and inspires children of all ages. The topic can cover many aspects of the curriculum, whether in the Foundation Stage or in KS1. Here are a few examples of our ideas: Creative Development / Art – decorating Superhero outfits, painting Superhero scenarios Creative Development / Music – making a Superhero theme tune or sound effects, listening to Superhero music and thinking about the scenarios that the music conjures up and... Read More


Summer Savers for EYFS Teachers

Have you seen the Summer Catalogue from Early Years Resources? This 24 page brochure was sent to every school and nursery in the U.K but if you haven’t managed to track down this little gem you can find it on our website (or you can ring us for a copy). In addition to some brand new products we’ve also reduced the price of a number of products – up to £20 off our usual retail price. Take a look at these products to grab a bargain: World Celebrations Display Pack,... Read More