The Nyby GardenSpade is suitable for general cultivation, digging and planting. Solid and hard wearing children’s garden spade. Made of steel for strength with a solid plain wooden handle and is 69cm long. Research shows that children develop a fuller understanding of the world around them when they regularly garden and are therefore better able to engage in the learning process at school. Indeed, gardening can open up a whole new world for children, getting them outside and discovering nature. There’s no better learning environment than the great outdoors! The Nyby Spade encourage your children to get outside and learn about nature by digging, planting and nurturing their gardens and watching their plants grow and grow!It isalso a real gardening tools that have been custom made to suit children.