This beautiful market stall is an excellent choice for the classroom. The market stall is perfect for creative role play. Children can learn maths and language skills as they buy and sell food and groceries in this food stand.
Made from timber and plywood, the market stand features a chalkboard for advertising daily specials. Shopkeepers can display a variety of foods on the 8 shelves and counter top plus one slanted lower shelf. The market stall measures 73.5cm wide x 86cm deep x 127cm high. The counter measures approximately 61cm high. The illustrated accessories are not included, and assembly is required. Suitable for children from the age of 3 years.
Role play helps children to develop language and communication skills. It develops and promotes creativity and imagination. Dramatic and imaginative play also encourages children to become more confident and develop a stronger sense of identity. When children come together in role play, it aids in their social and emotional development. Listening to others, negotiation and co-operation all result from authentic dramatic play. This resource is excellent for promoting social and imaginative play. Role play and dramatic play encourages language development, teaches daily routines and skills plus develops social interactions, sharing and a sense of belonging and identity. Play is an important part of early childhood. Play encourages children to learn, develop and grow whilst they have fun.