Let's Investigate - Polar Footprints (Set of 8 Stones)
DESCRIPTION: These chilly footprints will encourage interest in the fascinating wildlife that inhabits our frozen polar landscapes. Including animals from the Arctic and Antarctica, these stones are perfect for fostering an understanding of our fragile natural world and promoting a commitment to protecting it. Each stone features a raised footprint on one side and its respective animal on the other. Contains eight double-sided footprint stones: polar bear, reindeer, wolf, musk ox, arctic fox, arctic hare, albatross and penguin. Perfect to encourage early investigation skills as children examine, compare and sort the eight footprints. These polar footprints are guaranteed to excite children's curiosity and explore the icy animal world!
ECO-FRIENDLY -- Stones make this set an eco-friendly option for children to play with.
COMPLETELY WASHABLE -- These are extremely durable and completely washable stones.
DESIGNED FOR YOUNG HANDS -- Safety tested for children aged 36m+, these stones come in a size which are perfect for small hands to grasp.
CARDS INCLUDED -- 8 double-sided classified cards accompany the stones to help kids develop a better understanding of each polar animal within the set.
AWARD-WINNING -- This amazing educational resource was a Silver Winner in the Equipment & Resources category at The 2019 NURSERY WORLD AWARDS (UK).
LEARNING OUTCOMES:Children will enjoy making crayon rubbings, impressions in play dough, footprint trails and comparing the different shapes of the footprints. Children hone their early investigation skills as they examine, match, compare and sort the eight footprints.
AGE GUIDANCE:2 years+
HOW TO USE: They are durable, washable & usable with playdough, paint, sand, water, etc. They are tactile & great for hands to hold & enjoy pretend play with, tracing/stamping, messy outdoor play as well. Great to compare shapes of various polar animals and their footprints. Use classified cards to teach about the animals. Have some sensory fun by placing them in a bin of ice or water beads.
CONTAINS:This set contains 8 double-sided stones and also includes bonus material in the form of classified cards for each polar animal in the set to enhance learning for the child.